Early vs. delayed repair of isolated segmental, sectoral and right hepatic bile duct injuries.

BACKGROUND/AIMS To compare the outcome of early (within the first 2 weeks) and delayed (between 2 weeks and 24weeks) repair of segmental, sectoral and right hepatic bile duct injuries (SSRBDI). METHODOLOGY Data on all patients with SSRBDI were collected prospectively. In the absence of infection, biliary peritonitis or biliary fistula, repair was… CONTINUE READING