[Percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage].

  title={[Percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage].},
  author={Nicola Nic{\`o}li and R Petronio and G. P. Marzoli and Giovanni Serio and C Pulica and Gerardo Mangiante},
  journal={Chirurgia italiana},
  volume={30 5},
The authors describe their experience in 23 cases of biliary tract drainage by the transhepatic-percutaneous approach in the course of obstructive jaundice of diversified origin. This can be done for essentially three reasons, namely to alleviate jaundice preoperatively, to provide permanent bile drainage in patients not amenable to surgery, and to relieve… CONTINUE READING