SINGLE CENTRE EXPERIENCE OF ENDOSCOPIC THERAPY FOR PRIMARY SCLEROSING CHOLANGITIS (PSC), 1984-2000
- Biliopancreatic ascariasis: endoscopic approach. Kamiya, Toshiaki; Justiniano, Mario; Durán, Abel; Uechi, Chikara // Journal of Gastroenterology;2002 Supplement 13, Vol. 37, p97
From June 1985 to June 1999, 120 patients were diagnosed by means of panendoscopy, choledocoscopy, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography as having biliary and pancreatic ascariasis. All duodenoscopic procedures were performed under fluoroscopic control. Endoscopic extraction was...
- Laparoscopic Bile Duct Injuries: Management at a Tertiary Liver Center. Savar, Aaron; Carmody, Ian; Hiatt, Jonathan R.; Busuttil, Ronald W. // American Surgeon;Oct2004, Vol. 70 Issue 10, p906
Bile duct injury is a rare but morbid complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC). This study was undertaken to evaluate the management of 20 patients with bile duct injuries during LC who were referred to a tertiary center with expertise in hepatobiliary surgery and liver transplantation....
- Percutaneous placement of a biliary plastic stent. Keshava, Shyamkumar N.; Mammen, Suraj // Indian Journal of Radiology & Imaging;Aug2011, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p231
Endoscopic biliary plastic stent placement is a well-established technique for unresectable and recurrent biliary obstructive disease and provides significant improvement in the quality of life. We describe a new technique of percutaneous placement of biliary plastic stent that has not been...
- Response to Drs. Ng, Wong, Chan, and Liu. Matsumoto, Shinji // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1992, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p927
Presents a response to a letter to the editor which described the potential benefit of endoscopic sphincterotomy in abolishing the reciprocal flow of bile and pancreatic juice between the biliary tract and pancreatic duct.
- ERCP. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p799
An encyclopedia entry for the acronym ERCP which refers to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography is presented.
- GALLBLADDER NONFILLING DOES IT PREDICT BILIARY DISEASE AFTER ENDOSCOPIC SPHINCTEROTOMY? Wolf, David C.; Simon, Douglas; Johnson, David A.; Cattau, Edward // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1990, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p471
Reviews the study "Gallbladder Nonfiling: An Indication for Cholecystectomy After Endoscopic Sphincterotomy," by C. S. Worthley and J. Toouli, published in the 1988 issue of the British Journal of Surgery."
- Left hepatic trisectionectomy for hilar cholangiocarcinoma presenting with an aberrant biliary duct of segment 5: a case report. Akamatsu, Nobuhisa; Sugawara, Yasuhiko; Komagome, Masahiko; Ishida, Takashi; Shin, Nobuhiro; Narihiro Cho; Ozawa, Fumiaki; Hashimoto, Daijo // Journal of Medical Case Reports;2010, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p1
Introduction: Management of the biliary ducts during liver resection is one of the most important challenges for hepatobiliary surgeons. Here, we report the case of a left hepatic trisectionectomy for hilar cholangiocarcinoma with a rare aberrant biliary duct of segment 5, which, to the best of...
- Laparoscopic Reoperative Choledocholithotomy in Elderly Patients with Prior Complicated Abdominal Operations. Hung-Chieh Lo; Chi-Hsun Hsieh; Hsien-Tang Yeh; Yung-Cheng Huang; Kang-Chuang Chai // American Surgeon;Aug2011, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p1095
The article discusses the limitations and complications of laparoscopic reoperative choledocholithotomy in older patients. It states that performing this procedure to extract common bile duct (CBD) stones could be difficult if patients do not have previous abdominal operations with altered...
- Sigmoid colonic perforation and pelvic abscess complicating biliary stent migration. Anderson, Ewan; Phillips-Hughes, Jane; Chapman, Roger // Abdominal Imaging;May2007, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p317
Endoscopically placed biliary stents are a well-established procedure for the treatment of benign and malignant causes of obstructive jaundice in patients unfit for definitive surgical intervention. Stent migration has been described, though in most instances the stent will pass or remain in the...