choledocholithiasis

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choledocholithiasis

[‚kō·lə‚däk·ə‚li′thī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
The presence of calculi in the common bile duct.
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Cholangiography can reasonably be avoided if the patient's anatomy is well visualized and the risk of a CBD stone is low, based on normal liver function tests, a normal-sized CBD, and no jaundice or pancreatitis.
A key question in this debate is, What is the incidence of problematic CBD stones in patients undergoing cholecystectomy?
EUS is less invasive than ERCP, is able to identify most causes of obstructive jaundice such as pancreaticobiliary malignancies and CBD stones with similar or better accuracy than ERCP (Fig.