Laparoscopic subtotal cholecystectomy for severe cholecystitis

@article{Shingu2015LaparoscopicSC,
  title={Laparoscopic subtotal cholecystectomy for severe cholecystitis},
  author={Yuji Shingu and Shunichiro Komatsu and Shinji Norimizu and Yoshiro Taguchi and Eiji Sakamoto},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2015},
  volume={30},
  pages={526-531}
}
BackgroundThe concept of laparoscopic subtotal cholecystectomy (LSC), without approaching Calot’s triangle to avoid both laparotomy and serious complications, is not widely accepted. In this study, we evaluated the outcomes of LSC for severe cholecystitis when dissection of the cystic duct and cystic artery is hazardous.MethodsFrom January 2004 to December 2013, 110 consecutive patients who underwent LSC without ligation of the cystic duct and vessels were enrolled in this retrospective study… CONTINUE READING

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