Changes in the level of serum liver enzymes after laparoscopic surgery.

@article{Tan2003ChangesIT,
  title={Changes in the level of serum liver enzymes after laparoscopic surgery.},
  author={Min Tan and Feng-feng Xu and Jun-Shen Peng and Dong-Ming Li and Liu-hua Chen and Bao-Jun Lv and Zhen-Xian Zhao and Chen Huang and Chao-xu Zheng},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={364-7}
}
AIM The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of laparoscopic surgery on liver function in humans and the possible mechanisms behind such effect. METHODS Blood samples from 286 patients who underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) and 40 patients who underwent open cholecystectomy (OC) were tested for liver function by measuring the level… CONTINUE READING