[The acute cholecystitis: the operative timing for the laparoscopic approach].

Abstract

The aim of this study is to evaluate the results of early cholecystectomy in patients with acute cholecystitis. In the past, acute cholecystitis was a contraindication to laparoscopic cholecystectomy because of the greater risk of injury to the biliary duct, but acute gallbladder inflammation was a contraindication to open cholecystectomy, too. With greater… (More)

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@article{Pezzolla2007TheAC, title={[The acute cholecystitis: the operative timing for the laparoscopic approach].}, author={Angela Pezzolla and Serafina Lattarulo and Gianluca Borrello and Ippazio Ugenti and Gennaro Fabiano and Nicola Palasciano}, journal={Annali italiani di chirurgia}, year={2007}, volume={78 6}, pages={475-80} }