Assessment of positive perioperative cholangiography in patients undergoing elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

@article{Crema2010AssessmentOP,
  title={Assessment of positive perioperative cholangiography in patients undergoing elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy.},
  author={Eduardo Crema and Carlos Augusto Canteras Raposo Camara and Ricardo Pastore and Celso Junior de Oliveira Teles and J{\'u}verson Alves Terra J{\'u}nior and Alex Augusto da Silva},
  journal={Revista do Colegio Brasileiro de Cirurgioes},
  year={2010},
  volume={37 6},
  pages={403-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the positivity of cholangiography in patients without formal indication of this exam undergoing elective cholecystectomy. METHODS We included, in the study, 100 patients whose clinical, laboratory and imaging not older than 10 days before the operation showed no change and therefore kept us unsuspicious of choledocholithiasis. The… CONTINUE READING