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Clinical Study

Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Clinical Predictors and Patient Outcomes

Table 6

(a) Multivariate analysis of factors predictive of pancreatic fistula.

Predictive factorOdds ratioP-value

Invaginated pancreaticojejunostomy3.30.01
Closed suction drainage2.24.05
Diagnosis of pancreatitis0.22.05
Pre-op endoscopic biliary stent0.34.05

(b) Multivariate analysis of factors predictive of pancreatic fistula excluding transperitoneal drain type.

Predictive factorOdds ratioP-value

Invaginated pancreaticojejunostomy4.56.002
Pre-op PTB stent2.43.07
Diagnosis of pancreatitis0.22.05

PTB: Percutaneous transhepatic biliary
(c) Multivariate analysis of factors predicting pancreatic fistula in 294 patients with periampullary adenocarcinoma subgroup.

Predictive factorOdds ratioStats

Invaginated pancreaticojejunostomy11.78.0002
Pre-op endoscopic biliary stent0.194.04
Gender (Female)0.238.03
Pre-op diabetes0.146.07

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