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Biliary system paragangliomas are rare neuroendocrine tumors of embryonic neural crest origin. The majority is asymptomatic and incidentally found due to gallbladder functional disorders. Herein, we p...
Cystic duct carcinoma is a rare disease, and only 33 cases reported worldwide have completely fulfilled the criteria first established by Farrar in 1951. Here we describe an extremely rare case of ear...
Management of cystic bleb leak is difficult. It would be essential to look for a method to strengthen the original pathological conjunctiva and reverse bleb leak.
Thoracic duct embolization (TDE) is currently the technique of choice for chylothorax refractory to medical management. Diagnosis and treatment of persistent lymphatic leakage after an initially succe...
Anatomical variants of the extrahepatic biliary tree are numerous, adding significantly to the risk of bile duct injury during cholecystectomy, especially when laparoscopic approach is employed. Dupli...
The Visu-Loc spring clip is being used to occlude the cystic duct at the time of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A HIDA scan will be completed on post operative day one to check for biliary...
Bile leak reduction from the common bile duct, as a result of glue appliance after cholangiotomy.
Until now, no prospective clinical trial for duodenal stump leakage after laparoscopic or open gastrectomy for gastric cancer patients has been conducted. We already introduced a techniqu...
Anastomotic leakage remains a major complication after esophageal surgery. Amongst other preventive measures, fibrin sealant is a promising adjunct to conventional anastomotic techniques. ...
Pancreatic cysts are common, and some pancreas cysts have malignant potential. Usual treatment of these cysts is either observation or surgical removal of part or all of the pancreas. Mini...
The largest bile duct. It is formed by the junction of the CYSTIC DUCT and the COMMON HEPATIC DUCT.
A condition characterized by recurring episodes of fluid leaking from capillaries into extra-vascular compartments causing hematocrit to rise precipitously. If not treated, generalized vascular leak can lead to generalized EDEMA; SHOCK; cardiovascular collapse; and MULTIPLE ORGAN FAILURE.
Predominantly extrahepatic bile duct which is formed by the junction of the right and left hepatic ducts, which are predominantly intrahepatic, and, in turn, joins the cystic duct to form the common bile duct.
The duct that is connected to the GALLBLADDER and allows the emptying of bile into the COMMON BILE DUCT.
That portion of the stomach remaining after gastric surgery, usually gastrectomy or gastroenterostomy for cancer of the stomach or peptic ulcer. It is a common site of cancer referred to as stump cancer or carcinoma of the gastric stump.