Comparative clinical study of laparoscopic and open surgery in children with choledochal cysts

@article{Song2017ComparativeCS,
  title={Comparative clinical study of laparoscopic and open surgery in children with choledochal cysts},
  author={Guoxin Song and X. Jiang and J. Wang and Aiwu Li},
  journal={Saudi Medical Journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={38},
  pages={476 - 481}
}
Objectives: To investigate the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic management of choledochal cysts compared with the open approach, even in early childhood. Methods: We conducted a retrospective study of 206 patients with choledochal cysts between June 2003 and May 2015. Of these, 104 patients underwent open cyst excision and hepaticojejunostomy (open operation [OP]) and 102 patients received laparoscopic management and hepaticojejunostomy (laparoscopic operation [LP]). The patients who… Expand
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