The management of Mirizzi syndrome in the laparoscopic era.

@article{Chowbey2000TheMO,
  title={The management of Mirizzi syndrome in the laparoscopic era.},
  author={Pradeep K. Chowbey and Anil S. Sharma and Vijay Mann and Rajesh Khullar and Manish Baijal and Ashish Vashistha},
  journal={Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques},
  year={2000},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={11-4}
}
Mirizzi syndrome is a rare complication of long-standing gallstone disease resulting in obstructive jaundice. Careful perioperative management is of utmost importance because of an increased risk of bile duct injury intraoperatively. Experience with Mirizzi syndrome over a period of 3 years, from January 1996 to December 1998, was reviewed. Twenty-seven… CONTINUE READING