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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of children with pancreaticopleural fistula (n = 22)

From: Pancreaticopleural fistula in children with chronic pancreatitis: a case report and literature review

 ?Congenital ductal anomaly14.5
Accompanied by pancreatic pseudocyst1672.7
Main manifestations
 abdominal pain836.4
Diagnosis of fistula
 Imaging tests1777.3
 No fistula could be demonstrated29.1
Conservative treatment418.2
Endoscopic treatment
 EST + EPBD14.5
 ERPD+ Stone extraction14.5
 EST+ Stone extraction+ ERPD14.5
 Nasopancreatic drainage followed by stenting of the duct14.5
Surgery treatment
 Internal drainage of pseudocysts and anastomosed to a Roux-en-Y loop of jejunum14.5
 Partial pancreatectomy14.5
 Partial pancreatectomy, pancreatolithotomy and LPJ14.5
  1. Note: EST Endoscopic sphincterotomy; ERPD Endoscopic Retrograde Pancreatic Drainage; EPBD Endoscopic Papilia-sphincter Balloon Dilatation; LPJ Longitudinal pancreaticojejunostomy