Harish Lavu, MD, FACS

Harish Lavu, MD, FACS

Contact Dr. Lavu

1025 Walnut Street
College Building, Suite 605
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-9402
(215) 923-6609 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Common Hepatic Artery Abutment or Encasement Is an Adverse Prognostic Factor in Patients with Borderline and Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer
  2. Microscopic lymphovascular invasion is an independent predictor of survival in resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
  3. Total parenteral nutrition in patients following pancreaticoduodenectomy: lessons from 1184 patients
  4. Pneumonia is associated with a high risk of mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy
  5. Increasing resident utilization and recognition of the critical view of safety during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a pilot study from an academic medical center
  6. Recurrence and survival after resection of small intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm-associated Carcinomas (≤ 20-mm invasive component) A multi-institutional analysis
  7. Delayed Gastric Emptying After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: an Analysis of Risk Factors and Cost
  8. Fluid Restriction During Pancreaticoduodenectomy. Is It Effective in Reducing Postoperative Complications?
  9. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma treatment - The past, present, and future
  10. The influence of transection site on the development of pancreatic fistula in patients undergoing distal pancreatectomy: A review of 294 consecutive cases
  11. A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial on the efficacy of ethanol celiac plexus neurolysis in patients with operable pancreatic and periampullary adenocarcinoma
  12. Incidence and Severity of Pancreatogenic Diabetes After Pancreatic Resection
  13. Decision counseling and participation in a pancreas cancer registry
  14. Complex cystic lesions in the liver causing abdominal pain
  15. Non-neoplastic Epithelial Cysts of the Pancreas: A Rare, Benign Entity
  16. Does Resident Experience Affect Outcomes in Complex Abdominal Surgery? Pancreaticoduodenectomy as an Example
  17. Prognostic value of circulating cytokines in colon cancer recurrence
  18. Emergent pancreaticoduodenectomy: A dual institution experience and review of the literature
  19. Safety of perioperative aspirin therapy in pancreatic operations
  20. Intraoperative Pancreatoscopy: A Valuable Tool for Pancreatic Surgeons?