Postoperative bile duct strictures.


Bile duct strictures are an uncommon but serious complication of primary operations on the gallbladder or biliary tree. Most strictures occur as a result of injury to the bile duct during cholecystectomy. In addition, strictures can occur at the site of previous biliary anastomoses for reconstruction of the biliary tree. Most patients with benign bile duct… (More)


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@article{Lillemoe1990PostoperativeBD, title={Postoperative bile duct strictures.}, author={Keith D. Lillemoe and Henry A. Pitt and John L. Cameron}, journal={The Surgical clinics of North America}, year={1990}, volume={70 6}, pages={1355-80} }