Percutaneous transhepatic cholangioscopy with a 2.8 mm fiberscope.

@article{Gandini1988PercutaneousTC,
  title={Percutaneous transhepatic cholangioscopy with a 2.8 mm fiberscope.},
  author={Giovanni Gandini and Federico Cesarani and Elsa Juliani and Daniele Regge and Lucia Bonardi and Serafino Recchia and Giorgio Verme},
  journal={Endoscopy},
  year={1988},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={114-7}
}
The authors describe their initial experience with a 2.8 mm (8.5F) fiberscope. The instrument, used to refine interventional radiology maneuvers of the intra- and extra-hepatic bile ducts, caused no additional discomfort to the 18 patients treated. The fiberscope permitted differentiation between different causes of biliary stenosis in the few cases where… CONTINUE READING