BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Fig 7

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 7

Nutritional markers for prediction of pancreatic functions and frequency of evacuation before and after PD, PD-SAR, and TP. versus PD. versus TP.
(a) Degree of body weight loss
(b) Serum albumin level
(c) Serum cholesterol level
(d) Frequency of evacuation