cholecystectomy

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cholecystectomy

[‚kō·lə‚sis′tek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of the gallbladder and cystic duct.
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A false impression that laparoscopic cholecystectomy is associated with greater incidence of bile duct injuries is a common notion among these patients; subsequently, a number of open cholecystectomies are being performed at general surgical centers in the Indian subcontinent.
Another key feature of SILC is the placement of retraction suture that is not usually performed in multiple port laparoscopic cholecystectomies.
After 13,200 laparoscopic cholecystectomies since 1992 in our hospital (extrahepatic biliary injury, 0.
Morphological spectrum of gallstone disease in 1100 cholecystectomies in North India.
Bile duct injuries in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomies.
In a study based on 1,522 laparoscopic cholecystectomies in Thailand, the BDI was found to be only 0.
Iatrogenic bile duct injury: a population-based study of 152 776 cholecystectomies in the Swedish Inpatient Registry.
Anandalwar SP, Choudhry AJ, Choudhry AJ, et al Litigation in laparoscopic cholecystectomies.
Most cholecystectomies are now performed by laparoscopy--where the gallbladder and the stones are removed with the aid of small hi-tech instruments that are inserted through small incisions on the abdomen.
A retrospective analysis of 10,174 laparoscopic cholecystectomies," Surgical Endoscopy, vol.
Fully 45% of these emergency laparoscopic cholecystectomies required conversion to open procedures (Br.
All of the delayed cholecystectomies were performed between 1 and 30 months after RYGB, at an average of 11 months.