Mechanical lithotripsy of pancreatic and biliary stones: Complications and available treatment options collected from expert centers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Calculi
  • Choledocholithiasis
  • Lithotripsy
  • Pancreatic Ducts

abstract

  • The majority of ML in expert centers involved the bile duct. The complication rate of pancreatic ML is threefold greater than biliary lithotripsy. The most frequent complication of biliary and pancreatic ML is trapped/broken baskets. Extension of ES and EHL are the most frequently utilized treatment options.

publication date

  • September 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2007.01350.x

PubMed ID

  • 17573790

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1896

end page

  • 902

volume

  • 102

number

  • 9