BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Fig 5

Clinical Study

A New Surgical Technique of Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Splenic Artery Resection for Ductal Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreatic Head and/or Body Invading Splenic Artery: Impact of the Balance between Surgical Radicality and QOL to Avoid Total Pancreatectomy

Figure 5

Comparisons of remnant pancreas volume (a) and type of postoperative DM treatment (b) between PD and PD-SAR. versus PD.
(a) Remnant pancreas volume
(b) Type of DM treatment