Gallstone ileus: analysis of eight cases and review of the literature.

  title={Gallstone ileus: analysis of eight cases and review of the literature.},
  author={Iulian Brezean and S. Aldoescu and Ersilia Catrina and N. Fetche and I T Marin and E. P{\~a}cescu},
  volume={105 3},
OBJECTIVE We hereby analyzed a series of gallstone ileus cases operated on in our department starting from a Bouveret syndrome case. METHOD Retrospective analysis of all gallstone ileus cases who underwent surgery in our department during the last 26 years. We took into consideration diagnostic elements, time from admission to surgery, type of surgery and post-operative outcome. RESULTS During this period 9,143 gallstones were deferred to surgery; 27 biliary-digestive fistulae were… CONTINUE READING

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