Does Cholecystectomy Status Influence the Common Bile Duct Diameter? A Matched-Pair Analysis

The common bile duct (CBD) diameter is one factor that clinicians use when deciding on invasive evaluation for intra-ductal pathology, e.g., endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Previous studies and gastrointestinal and radiological textbook authors report disparate interpretations. These inconsistent interpretations likely result from… CONTINUE READING