Endoscopic Biliary Drainage by 7 Fr or 10 Fr Stent Placement in Patients with Acute Cholangitis

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Background and Study Aims Endoscopic biliary drainage is an established mode of treatment for acute cholangitis. We compared the safety and efficacy of 7 Fr and 10 Fr stent placement for biliary drainage in patients with acute cholangitis. Patients and Methods We recruited 40 patients with severe cholangitis who required endoscopic biliary drainage… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10620-008-0494-5

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@article{Sharma2008EndoscopicBD, title={Endoscopic Biliary Drainage by 7 Fr or 10 Fr Stent Placement in Patients with Acute Cholangitis}, author={Barjesh Chander Sharma and N. Agarwal and P. Sharma and S. K. Sarin}, journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences}, year={2008}, volume={54}, pages={1355-1359} }