|ICD-9 code:||52.5 52.6|
It is performed for a variety of reasons, including:
- Severe hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia
The most common surgical procedure is called pancreaticoduodenectomy. Among common consequences of complete or nearly complete pancreatectomy are deficiencies of pancreatic endocrine or exocrine function requiring replacement of insulin or digestive enzymes.