Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2014 / Article / Fig 1

Clinical Study

Hind Right Approach Pancreaticoduodenectomy: From Skill to Indications

Figure 1

Early exposure of the SMV beneath the pancreas, on the anterior third duodenum; the vein is dissected free from the pancreas and uncinate process. SMV: superior mesenteric vein; D: duodenum; M: mesentery; P: pancreas; S: stomach; UP: uncinate process.