[Mirizzi's syndrome as the cause of intrahepatic lithiasis. A clinical case].

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The authors report a case of Mirizzi's syndrome that was the cause of intrahepatic lithiasis. The recurrence of acute episodes of cholecystitis may lead to a partial obstruction of hepato-choledochal duct through compression and phlogosis (Type 1 Mirizzi's syndrome); moreover, the compression of calculous material wedged in the cystic duct may also result… (More)

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@article{Astuni1997MirizzisSA, title={[Mirizzi's syndrome as the cause of intrahepatic lithiasis. A clinical case].}, author={M Astuni and Nicola Candeloro and Regina Frau and Stefano Lagan{\`a} and Matthias Filz}, journal={Minerva chirurgica}, year={1997}, volume={52 5}, pages={639-42} }