Director: Jean de Ville de Goyet
The unit manages pediatric abdominal surgery, in particular surgery of the liver, biliary ducts, and pancreas. It includes malformations, tumors, trauma, obstructive, infectious and parasitic diseases requiring surgery of the liver, pancreas, biliary ducts and vessels of the portal venous system, splanchnic system, and abdominal arterial system.
Mini-invasive and laparoscopic surgery of the gallbladder and biliary ducts.
Surgery of abdominal tumors.
Surgical treatment of portal hypertension with meso-Rex bypass, specifically for patients affected with portal cavernoma (with Dr.. Jean de Ville de Goyet’s original technique).
Cysts and liver tumors
Malformations of the biliary ducts (biliary duct atresia, choledochal cyst)
Biliary and pancreatic lithiasis
Liver and pancreatic traumatism
Vascular malformation and angiomas of the abdominal and hepatic region
Hepatectomies (all types)
Biliary duct exploration
Resection of choledochal cysts
Other biliary duct derivations
Portal derivations (several types of porto-systemic shunts)
Partial and total pancreatectomies
Derivation of pancreatic ducts