Dilated periportal lymphatics mimicking an anastomotic bile leak after liver transplantation Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Clinical Protocols
  • Pharmacists
  • Smoking Cessation

abstract

  • Transhepatic cholangiography is commonly performed during postoperative evaluation of liver transplant patients. The authors describe a potential pitfall in the interpretation of these studies and illustrate that dilated interrupted lymphatics of the donor liver can mimic a periductal leak of contrast material.

publication date

  • December 1991

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF01887383

PubMed ID

  • 1936778

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 337

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 16

number

  • 1