Choledochal distensibility at ERCP. A review of 70 ERCP examinations after cholecystectomy.


The maximal width of the extrahepatic biliary duct (EBDW) at ERCP was evaluated in 70 cholecystectomized patients. In all 27 patients in whom an obstructive lesions was confirmed, the maximal corrected choledochal width was larger than 10 mm. In the remaining 43 patients no actual obstructive lesions were found but in 29 of these cases the maximum diameter… (More)


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