BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

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

Table 4

Comparison of tumor recurrent sites between PD and PD-SAR.

PD ( )PD-SAR ( ) value

Recurrence44 (66.7%)11 (68.8%)0.873
 Local
  Remnant pancreas*2 (3.0%)3 (18.8%)0.109
  Remnant pancreas alone0 (0%)1 (6.3%) 0.483
  Others4 (6.1%)2 (12.5%)0.825
 Metastasis
  Liver15 (22.7%)3 (18.6%)0.817
  Lung10 (15.2%)2 (12.5%)0.957
  Lymph node2 (3.0%)1 (6.3%)0.838
  Dissemination9 (13.6%)3 (18.6%)0.957

Recurrence of remnant pancreas associated with metastasis of other organs.