Laparoscopic-assisted total cyst excision of choledochal cyst and Roux-en-Y hepatoenterostomy.
Minimally invasive techniques are popular in Asia where choledochal cysts are more commonly seen; the simpler hepatico-duodenostomy procedure appears to be favoured.
Laparoscopic treatment of biliary atresia and choledochal cyst.
This study will assess for liver masses, choledochal cysts, biliary ductal dilatation, vascular anomalies, polysplenia, and signs of portal hypertension.
However, in five patients, the histopathology revealed sequestered intrahepatic choledochal cysts
She underwent a trans-abdominal resection of choledochal cyst
with Roux-en Y hepaticojejunostomy, open cholecystectomy and liver biopsy.
The aetiology of choledochal cysts
remains unproven but an anomalous pancreaticobiliary junction has been reported in choledochal cyst
Regarding choledochal cysts
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Both were difficult to differentiate from a type 1 choledochal cyst
on clinical grounds and presented difficult surgical decision making.
An association with congenital abnormalities of the biliary tree, such as a choledochal cyst
or Caroli disease, and with polyposis cull and ulcerative colitis has previously been reported.
Due to the close proximity of intramural cysts in the bowel to surrounding structures such as the liver, the differential diagnosis may also include hepatic cyst and choledochal cyst
are congenital cystic malformations of the biliary tree.
Biliary obstruction, gallbladder pathology or presence of choledochal cysts
were ruled out by ultrasound, HIDA scan and MRCP.
2) The staging system also applies to tumors arising in choledochal cysts
2) This protocol applies only to cancers arising in the distal extrahepatic bile ducts above the ampulla of Vater (Figure 1) and includes malignant tumors that develop in congenital choledochal cysts
and tumors that arise in the intrapancreatic portion of the common bile duct.