Abdominal wall abscess after cholecystectomy

  title={Abdominal wall abscess after cholecystectomy},
  author={F. Grass and Ian Fournier and Vincent Bettschart},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is one of the most frequently performed surgical interventions nowadays in developed countries. While lost gallstones during the procedure represent a commonly encountered issue, there is an ongoing debate whether split gallstones imperatively need to be extracted during the same procedure. The reported case of a wall abscess several years after follow-up lights up this debate. A 75-year-old male Caucasian with a history of rheumatoid arthritis and congestive heart… CONTINUE READING

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