Early laparoscopic biliary injury: experience in New Zealand.


Data on the incidence, nature and management of early laparoscopic biliary injury up to January 1993 were obtained by a postal questionnaire sent to all New Zealand general surgeons (n = 214; response rate 71 percent) and to all endoscopists who perform endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (n = 16; response rate 100 percent). A total of 41 injuries… (More)