cholecystectomy


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surgical removal of the gall bladder (usually for relief of gallstone pain)

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The surgeries done in upper abdomen, like open cholecystectomy, cause severe acute postoperative pain and respiratory failure.
Data collected were analysed for incidence of spillage of gallstones and complications related to such events during laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Keywords * Cholecystectomy * Laparoscopic * Open cholecystectomy * Inflammatory response interleukins * Tumor necrosis factor
At present conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy has significantly reduced trauma of access and is being performed using four ports and therefore needs, though small, but four incisions.
Unclear anatomy of Calot's triangle and dense adhesions were the major factors for conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy in our set-up.
Post-operative Delayed Duodenum Perforation following Elective Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.
In our case, the cause of bile duct injury was a metal clip placed during laparoscopic cholecystectomy, probably due to bleeding and misidentifying bile ducts.
The records of 82 consecutive patients with PLGs, diagnosed by the US, who underwent either open cholecystectomy (OC) or laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) by one surgeon in Cerrahpasa School of Medicine from 2000 to 2012, were reviewed retrospectively.
On routine histopathologic examination of cholecystectomy specimens, the most commonly found pathology is cholelithiasis which is considered to be a disease of civilization5,6.
Bile duct injury in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Trocar site herniation following laparoscopic cholecystectomy and the significance of an incidental preexisting umbilical hernia.
It has been shown that a high preoperative gastrointestinal quality of life index score, episodic pain, and duration of pain of 1 year or less are associated with the postoperative absence of pain in patients undergoing cholecystectomy for uncomplicated symptomatic cholecystolithiasis.
Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy should be the point of concern because the laparoscopic method is going to be used more frequently in coming years, particularly in a developing country such as India, where surgeons are still in initial phase of training in laparoscopic methods.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy entered into the surgical treatment of gallbladder disease in 1985.
In the 1990s, laparoscopic cholecystectomy (a procedure in which the gallbladder is removed by laparoscopic techniques) changed the treatment of gallstone disease.