Laparoscopic transcystic laser lithotripsy for common bile duct stone clearance.

@article{Petersson2015LaparoscopicTL,
  title={Laparoscopic transcystic laser lithotripsy for common bile duct stone clearance.},
  author={Ulf Petersson and Dorthe Johansen and Agneta K Montgomery},
  journal={Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques},
  year={2015},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={33-6}
}
PURPOSE Laparoscopic transcystic common bile duct (CBD) exploration is a safe single-stage procedure for CBD stone clearance. The aim of this report was to describe our experience of transcystic laser lithotripsy in patients with complex CBD stones. MATERIALS AND METHODS Data from consecutive patients treated with transcystic holmium:YAG laser lithotripsy… CONTINUE READING