Prevention and management of the delayed gastric emptying syndrome after pylorus preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy.Peng Shuyou\+*,Liu Yingbing,Wang Jiah
ua,et al.\+*The Second Affiliated Hospital,Zhejiang University,Hangzhou 310009
Objective To explore an effective method for the prevention and management of delayed gastric emptying(DGE)after pylorus preserving pancreatoicduodenectomy(PPPD). Methods Retrospective study on the experiences of management and prevention for DGE after PPPD in 44 cases,and observe the effectiveness of preventive gastrostomy with intubation of a specially designed tube(PS tube)which has both functions of decompression and feeding. Results DGE rate in this series is 25%.PS tube was applied in the group with satisfactory result without resulting complications. Conclusion Application of PS tube through gastrotomy is an ideal way to prevent and treat DGE after PPPD.This is also a safe way to alleviate the patients suffering from the naso-gastric tube which is not only hardly tolerable but also a factor to induce pulmonary infection.
【CateGory Index】： R573.9,R573.9