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Common Hepatic Duct

Known as: Common Hepatic Ducts, Ductus hepaticus communis, Duct, Common Hepatic 
A tube that carries bile from the liver. It starts where the right and left hepatic (liver) ducts join outside the liver. It ends where the cystic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Although intraoperative cholangiography has been recommended for avoiding bile duct injury during laparoscopic… Expand
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Mirizzi syndrome is a rare complication of prolonged cholelithiasis, characterized by narrowing of the common hepatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Because most bile duct injuries involve the common hepatic duct, the right hepatic artery, which is nearby, can also be injured… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
OBJECTIVE To apply human performance concepts in an attempt to understand the causes of and prevent laparoscopic bile duct injury… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Objective To describe the anatomical variation occurring in intrahepatic bile ducts (IHDs) in terms of their branching patterns… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Bile duct injuries after transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) have been reported; however, the exact pathogenic… Expand
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Carcinoid tumors of the extrahepatic bile duct are rare and account for 0.2-2% of all gastrointestinal carcinoids… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Nonsurgical pathologic confirmation of malignant bile duct strictures is desirable for defining subsequent treatment… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Although it is recognized that some other lesion may be the cause, a presumptive diagnosis of Klatskin tumor is usually made when… Expand
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1983
1983
Thirty-one patients with carcinoma of the bifurcation of the hepatic ducts were treated during a period of ten years. Sixteen of… Expand
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