Synchronous carcinoma of the gall-bladder in patients with bile duct carcinoma.

  • Keigo Chijiiwa
  • Published 1993 in The Australian and New Zealand journal of surgery


One hundred and twenty-four patients with bile duct carcinoma treated during 16 years were analysed retrospectively for multiple biliary tract carcinoma. Sixty-two cases had undergone a cholecystectomy either as part of a pancreaticoduodenectomy or a bile duct resection or as part of an internal drainage procedure. Three (5%) were found to have an… (More)


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