Common bile duct evaluation in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. 1050 cases later.

@article{Voyles1994CommonBD,
  title={Common bile duct evaluation in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. 1050 cases later.},
  author={C. Randle Voyles and David L. Sanders and Robert W Hogan},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={1994},
  volume={219 6},
  pages={744-50; discussion 750-2}
}
OBJECTIVE The authors documented the evolution of common bile duct (CBD) evaluation after the development of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) and CBD exploration. Emphasis was placed on stratification of CBD stone risk so that subgroups could be selected appropriately for no further studies, preoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiogram (ERC), or intraoperative intervention. METHODS Data were accumulated by the authors on presentation, findings, and outcomes of 1050 patients who underwent… CONTINUE READING
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