Of the pancreas

The middle colic vein is followed downward to localize the superior mesenteric vein.

The superior mesenteric vein should be freed below the edge of the pancreas and followed beneath the neck of the pancreas; this maneuver ensures easy division of the neck of the gland later.

The peritoneum along the inferior border of the pancreas is incised; the body/tail of the pancreas is elevated by gentle sharp dissection behind the gland.

Pancreas Hepatic Artery Dissection

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Baby Sleeping

Baby Sleeping

Everything You Need To Know About Baby Sleeping. Your baby is going to be sleeping a lot. During the first few months, your baby will sleep for most of theday. You may not get any real interaction, or reactions other than sleep and crying.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment