Evaluation of suspected bile duct injuries

  title={Evaluation of suspected bile duct injuries},
  author={Keith D. Lillemoe},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional Techniques},
The proper diagnosis and appropriate treatment are paramount in ensuring a satisfactory outcome after a bile duct injury associated with laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Immediate recognition of a bile duct injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy can allow proper treatment at that time, averting difficult complications that could occur in the postoperative period should the injury be missed. Unfortunately, most bile duct injuries are not recognized at the time of laparoscopic cholecystectomy… CONTINUE READING

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