Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a 23-month-old infant.

  title={Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a 23-month-old infant.},
  author={Claudio Pintus and R Coppola and Maria Talamo and Luigi Perrelli},
  journal={Surgical laparoscopy & endoscopy},
  volume={5 2},
We describe a laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed on a 23-month-old girl. The experience and the data in the literature indicate that this approach offers particular advantages for treatment of pediatric patients without increasing the operative risk.