Selection criteria for pre-operative endoscopic retrograde cholangiography and endoscopic-laparoscopic treatment of biliary stones.

@article{Masci1999SelectionCF,
  title={Selection criteria for pre-operative endoscopic retrograde cholangiography and endoscopic-laparoscopic treatment of biliary stones.},
  author={Enzo Masci and Lorella Fanti and Alberto Mariani and Simona Guerini and Walter Zuliani and Paolo Baccari and Maurizio Giacomelli and Alberto Tittobello},
  journal={European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology},
  year={1999},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={781-4}
}
OBJECTIVE Pre-operative endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERCP) prior to laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the most common treatment of gallbladder and common bile duct (CBD) stones. In this study we evaluate our selection criteria for pre-operative ERCP and the results of endoscopic-laparoscopic treatment in patients with CBD stones. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING