Biliary tract obstruction

Known as: Biliary system obstruction, biliary obstructions, Biliary Obstruction 
Blockage in the biliary tract that carries bile from the liver to the gallbladder and small intestine. Causes include gallstones, biliary tract… (More)
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1937-2018
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2011
2011
OBJECTIVES:Endoscopic ultrasound-guided choledochoduodenostomy (EUS-CDS) has recently been reported as an alternative to… (More)
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2007
2007
Bile duct strictures are a common complication in patients with advanced chronic pancreatitis and have a variable clinical… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Obstruction of bile flow results in bacterial proliferation and mucosal injury in the small intestine that can lead to the… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND AND AIM Covered self-expandable metal stents (EMS) were recently developed to overcome tumour ingrowth in conventional… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
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  • Tropical gastroenterology : official journal of…
  • 1997
BACKGROUND The role of early endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and papillotomy in the treatment of patients… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Endoscopic insertion of biliary stents is the preferred method of palliation for inoperable malignant biliary obstruction… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Self-expanding metal stents are claimed to prolong biliary-stent patency, although no formal comparative trial between plastic… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
A total of 52 jaundiced elderly patients who had malignant obstruction of the distal common bile duct and who required palliative… (More)
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1980
1980
A 25 year old woman presented with constitutional symptoms and biochemical evidence of biliary tract obstruction. A mass in the… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Thirty-four cases of microcystic adenoma of the pancreas were studied. These benign tumors have traditionally been classified as… (More)
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