Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Drainage Complicated by Bilothorax.


Percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage (PTBD) is a well-established and safe technique for the management of biliary obstructions and leaks. While approach is variable based on operator preference, patient anatomy, and indications; PTBD is commonly performed via a right-sided intercostal route. With a right-sided approach, pleural complications may be… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1396965


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@article{Kim2015PercutaneousTB, title={Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Drainage Complicated by Bilothorax.}, author={Stephanie H Kim and Steven M. Zangan}, journal={Seminars in interventional radiology}, year={2015}, volume={32 1}, pages={54-6} }