What is Pancreatic cyst drainage?

Category: Surgeries


Pancreatic cyst drainage is done to treat pancreatic pseudocysts. These usually develop as the result of pancreatitis. To drain the cyst, a connection is made between the cyst and a place for the fluid to drain, usually in the GI system (stomach, small or large intestine).

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