Imaging of the complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy

  title={Imaging of the complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy},
  author={Derek A Lohan and Sinead Walsh and Raymond McLoughlin and Joseph W Murphy},
  journal={European Radiology},
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has, in recent years, emerged as the gold standard therapeutic option for the management of uncomplicated symptomatic cholelithiasis. Each year, up to 700,000 of these procedures are performed in the United States alone. While the relative rate of post-procedural complications is low, the popularity of this method of gallbladder removal is such that this entity is not uncommonly clinically encountered, and therefore must be borne in mind by the investigating… CONTINUE READING


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