hepatic duct

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Related to common hepatic duct: common bile duct, cystic duct, left hepatic duct, Common hepatic artery
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the duct that drains bile from the liver

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The classic injury that can occur during cholecystectomy is the cutting of the common bile or common hepatic ducts.
One case of paraganglioma occurred in the common hepatic duct, (3) and the other two in the bile duct.
However, if the recipient common hepatic duct is diseased, too short, or otherwise inadequate for anastomosis, a choledochojejunostomy or hepaticojejunostomy with a Roux-en-Y limb is constructed.
At laparotomy, the patient was found to have severe inflammation in the area surrounding the gallbladder, multiple stones in the gallbladder, and a fistula from the gallbladder to the common hepatic duct.
Magnetic resonance i maging (MRI) of the abdomen with cholangiographic reconstruction showed an isolated stricture in the common hepatic duct close to the junction of the right and left hepatic ducts (Fig.
Initial labs revealed elevated LFTs; however, a CT of the abdomen with contrast medium reported a normal liver and pancreas without specific common duct dilatation and only minimal ductal prominence at the common hepatic duct.