João Kleber de Almeida Gentile

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BACKGROUND Iatrogenic injury to the bile ducts is the most feared complication of cholecystectomy and several are the possibilities to occur. AIM To compare the cases of iatrogenic lesions of the biliary tract occurring in conventional and laparoscopic cholecystectomy, assessing the likely causal factors, complications and postoperative follow-up. (More)
The greater part of foreign bodies (80%) pass through the gastrointestinal tract without difficulties, but 20% can obstruct the lumen, requiring endoscopic or surgical removal (1% of cases). As the esophagus is a narrow portion of the gastrointestinal tract, 28-68% objects are found in this region5. The symptoms depend on the location. Dysphagia,(More)
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