The surgical treatment of choledochal cyst.

  • John Lilly
  • Published 1979 in Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics


Eleven consecutive infants and children with choledochal cyst were evaluated for operative resection of the cyst as the primary surgical therapy. Total excision and biliary reconstruction by choledochojejunostomy was successfully performed in nine patients. Simple intestinal drainage of the cyst was used in two instances because of severe liver disease… (More)


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@article{Lilly1979TheST, title={The surgical treatment of choledochal cyst.}, author={John Lilly}, journal={Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics}, year={1979}, volume={149 1}, pages={36-42} }