Routine cholecystectomy during laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch is not necessary Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biliopancreatic Diversion
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Duodenum
  • Laparoscopy
  • Unnecessary Procedures

abstract

  • The results of our study have shown that the incidence of postoperative cholecystectomy in BPD/DS patients is low, and cholecystitis is rare. Routine cholecystectomy in BPD/DS patients is no longer recommended.

publication date

  • September 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soard.2007.05.007

PubMed ID

  • 17903779

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 549

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 3

number

  • 5