Bile leakage following percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography with the Chiba needle.

@article{Juler1977BileLF,
  title={Bile leakage following percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography with the Chiba needle.},
  author={George L Juler and R M Conroy and R W Fuelleman},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={1977},
  volume={112 8},
  pages={954-8}
}
Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC) for jaundice of undetermined etiology was performed with the Chiba needle in 30 patients. Successful visualization of the biliary ductal system was accomplished in 26 patients (86.7%); two of six patients (33.3%) with normal biliary systems had ducts visualized, and the ducts were visualized in the 24 patients… CONTINUE READING