Fatal arterial hemorrhage after pancreaticoduodenectomy: How do we simultaneously accomplish complete hemostasis and hepatic arterial flow?
Yasuyuki Kamada, Tomohide Hori, Hidekazu Yamamoto, Hideki Harada, Michihiro Yamamoto, Masahiro Yamada, Takefumi Yazawa, Ben Sasaki, Masaki Tani, Asahi Sato, Hikotaro Katsura, Ryotaro Tani, Ryuhei Aoyama, Yudai Sasaki, Masazumi Zaima, Department of Surgery, Shiga General Hospital, Moriyama 524-8524, Shiga, Japan
Masaharu Okada, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Shiga General Hospital, Moriyama 524-8524, Shiga, Japan
Author contributions: Kamada Y collected the data; Kamada Y and Hori T analyzed the data, reviewed the published literature and wrote the manuscript; Kamada Y and Hori T contributed equally to this work; all authors discussed therapeutic options, reviewed previous papers, and provided important opinions; Zaima M and Hori T supervised this report.
Institutional review board statement: This report was approved by the Institutional Review Board of Shiga General Hospital, Moriyama, Japan.
Informed consent statement: The patients involved in this study provided written informed consent authorizing the use and disclosure of their protected health information.
Conflict-of-interest statement: None of the authors have any financial conflicts of interest to declare.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Corresponding author: Tomohide Hori, FACS, MD, PhD, Associate producer, Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Shiga General Hospital, 5-4-30 Moriyama, Moriyama 524-8524, Shiga, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 3, 2021
Peer-review started: February 3, 2021
First decision: March 1, 2021
Revised: March 7, 2021
Accepted: March 19, 2021
Article in press: March 19, 2021
Published online: April 27, 2021