Structural and functional biliary tree changes secondary to extrahepatic biliary obstruction.

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To assess the potential structural changes of the biliary tree and the liver in patients with extrahepatic biliary obstruction, the resected specimens of 20 patients operated on for benign biliary stricture, were evaluated by means of immunocytochemical, histological and scanning electronmicroscopic studies. Furthermore, liver biopsies were taken for the… (More)

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@article{Lygidakis1989StructuralAF, title={Structural and functional biliary tree changes secondary to extrahepatic biliary obstruction.}, author={Nikolaos J Lygidakis and Francesco Carlei}, journal={Endoscopy}, year={1989}, volume={21 Suppl 1}, pages={321-3} }