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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In this endeavour we have found that empyematous gall bladder can be treated laparoscopically if one is well versant with techniques of laparo-scopic partial cholecystectomy, laparoscopic management of the remnants of gall bladder and laparoscopically managing the spilled bile in the peritoneal cavity8,9.
Key words: Cholecystectomy, laparoscopic; Bile duck--injury; Cholangiography; Jaundice; Case reports
Patients were asked to complete surveys about symptoms and submit pictures of wounds to a private online patient portal after undergoing elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy, laparoscopic ventral hernia repair, umbilical hernia repair, or inguinal hernia repair by 1 of 5 surgeons at the hospital.