Excision of the gallbladder through an abdominal incision using a laparoscope.
Surgical removal of the GALLBLADDER.
A procedure in which a laparoscope (LAPAROSCOPES) is inserted through a small incision near the navel to examine the abdominal and pelvic organs in the PERITONEAL CAVITY. If appropriate, biopsy or surgery can be performed during laparoscopy.
Presence or formation of GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, usually in the gallbladder (CHOLECYSTOLITHIASIS) or the common bile duct (CHOLEDOCHOLITHIASIS).
Diseases of the GALLBLADDER. They generally involve the impairment of BILE flow, GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, infections, neoplasms, or other diseases.
Inflammation of the GALLBLADDER; generally caused by impairment of BILE flow, GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, infections, or other diseases.
Solid crystalline precipitates in the BILIARY TRACT, usually formed in the GALLBLADDER, resulting in the condition of CHOLELITHIASIS. Gallstones, derived from the BILE, consist mainly of calcium, cholesterol, or bilirubin.
Acute inflammation of the GALLBLADDER wall. It is characterized by the presence of ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; and LEUKOCYTOSIS. Gallstone obstruction of the CYSTIC DUCT is present in approximately 90% of the cases.
Presence or formation of GALLSTONES in the GALLBLADDER.
ENDOSCOPES for examining the abdominal and pelvic organs in the peritoneal cavity.
Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure.
A storage reservoir for BILE secretion. Gallbladder allows the delivery of bile acids at a high concentration and in a controlled manner, via the CYSTIC DUCT to the DUODENUM, for degradation of dietary lipid.
The channels that collect and transport the bile secretion from the BILE CANALICULI, the smallest branch of the BILIARY TRACT in the LIVER, through the bile ductules, the bile ducts out the liver, and to the GALLBLADDER for storage.
Deliberate introduction of air into the peritoneal cavity.
The duct that is connected to the GALLBLADDER and allows the emptying of bile into the COMMON BILE DUCT.
The pit in the center of the ABDOMINAL WALL marking the point where the UMBILICAL CORD entered in the FETUS.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
The largest bile duct. It is formed by the junction of the CYSTIC DUCT and the COMMON HEPATIC DUCT.
An imaging test of the BILIARY TRACT in which a contrast dye (RADIOPAQUE MEDIA) is injected into the BILE DUCT and x-ray pictures are taken.
Fiberoptic endoscopy designed for duodenal observation and cannulation of VATER'S AMPULLA, in order to visualize the pancreatic and biliary duct system by retrograde injection of contrast media. Endoscopic (Vater) papillotomy (SPHINCTEROTOMY, ENDOSCOPIC) may be performed during this procedure.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.
Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Tumors or cancer of the gallbladder.
Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.
Presence or formation of GALLSTONES in the COMMON BILE DUCT.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.
The duration of a surgical procedure in hours and minutes.
Radiography of the gallbladder after ingestion of a contrast medium.
Changing an operative procedure from an endoscopic surgical procedure to an open approach during the INTRAOPERATIVE PERIOD.
Hand-held tools or implements used by health professionals for the performance of surgical tasks.
Pain during the period after surgery.
Mobilization of the lower end of the esophagus and plication of the fundus of the stomach around it (fundic wrapping) in the treatment of GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX that may be associated with various disorders, such as hiatal hernia. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Any woven or knit material of open texture used in surgery for the repair, reconstruction, or substitution of tissue. The mesh is usually a synthetic fabric made of various polymers. It is occasionally made of metal.
Surgery performed on an outpatient basis. It may be hospital-based or performed in an office or surgicenter.
Incision of Oddi's sphincter or Vater's ampulla performed by inserting a sphincterotome through an endoscope (DUODENOSCOPE) often following retrograde cholangiography (CHOLANGIOPANCREATOGRAPHY, ENDOSCOPIC RETROGRADE). Endoscopic treatment by sphincterotomy is the preferred method of treatment for patients with retained or recurrent bile duct stones post-cholecystectomy, and for poor-surgical-risk patients that have the gallbladder still present.
Diseases in any part of the ductal system of the BILIARY TRACT from the smallest BILE CANALICULI to the largest COMMON BILE DUCT.
A motility disorder characterized by biliary COLIC, absence of GALLSTONES, and an abnormal GALLBLADDER ejection fraction. It is caused by gallbladder dyskinesia and/or SPHINCTER OF ODDI DYSFUNCTION.
Diseases in any part of the BILIARY TRACT including the BILE DUCTS and the GALLBLADDER.
Surgery performed on the female genitalia.
An abdominal hernia with an external bulge in the GROIN region. It can be classified by the location of herniation. Indirect inguinal hernias occur through the internal inguinal ring. Direct inguinal hernias occur through defects in the ABDOMINAL WALL (transversalis fascia) in Hesselbach's triangle. The former type is commonly seen in children and young adults; the latter in adults.
Excision of a portion of the colon or of the whole colon. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Non-invasive diagnostic technique for visualizing the PANCREATIC DUCTS and BILE DUCTS without the use of injected CONTRAST MEDIA or x-ray. MRI scans provide excellent sensitivity for duct dilatation, biliary stricture, and intraductal abnormalities.
Excision of kidney.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Patient care procedures performed during the operation that are ancillary to the actual surgery. It includes monitoring, fluid therapy, medication, transfusion, anesthesia, radiography, and laboratory tests.
Excision of the uterus.
The course of learning of an individual or a group. It is a measure of performance plotted over time.
The period during a surgical operation.
Procedures using an electrically heated wire or scalpel to treat hemorrhage (e.g., bleeding ulcers) and to ablate tumors, mucosal lesions, and refractory arrhythmias. It is different from ELECTROSURGERY which is used more for cutting tissue than destroying and in which the patient is part of the electric circuit.
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.
Establishment of an opening into the gallbladder either for drainage or surgical communication with another part of the digestive tract, usually the duodenum or jejunum.
Loss of blood during a surgical procedure.
Techniques for securing together the edges of a wound, with loops of thread or similar materials (SUTURES).
A congenital abnormality in which organs in the THORAX and the ABDOMEN are opposite to their normal positions (situs solitus) due to lateral transposition. Normally the STOMACH and SPLEEN are on the left, LIVER on the right, the three-lobed right lung is on the right, and the two-lobed left lung on the left. Situs inversus has a familial pattern and has been associated with a number of genes related to microtubule-associated proteins.
Surgical procedures performed through a natural opening in the body such as the mouth, nose, urethra, or anus, and along the natural body cavities with which they are continuous.
Surgical procedures involving the STOMACH and sometimes the lower ESOPHAGUS to correct anatomical defects, or to treat MORBID OBESITY by reducing the size of the stomach. There are several subtypes of bariatric gastroplasty, such as vertical banded gastroplasty, silicone ring vertical gastroplasty, and horizontal banded gastroplasty.
The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2.
Acute inflammation of the APPENDIX. Acute appendicitis is classified as simple, gangrenous, or perforated.
Abnormal passage in any organ of the biliary tract or between biliary organs and other organs.
Any adverse condition in a patient occurring as the result of treatment by a physician, surgeon, or other health professional, especially infections acquired by a patient during the course of treatment.
Hemorrhage in or through the BILIARY TRACT due to trauma, inflammation, CHOLELITHIASIS, vascular disease, or neoplasms.
Diseases of the COMMON BILE DUCT including the AMPULLA OF VATER and the SPHINCTER OF ODDI.
A specialty in which manual or operative procedures are used in the treatment of disease, injuries, or deformities.
Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.
Procedures that avoid use of open, invasive surgery in favor of closed or local surgery. These generally involve use of laparoscopic devices and remote-control manipulation of instruments with indirect observation of the surgical field through an endoscope or similar device.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Surgical procedures undertaken to repair abnormal openings through which tissue or parts of organs can protrude or are already protruding.
A protrusion of abdominal structures through the retaining ABDOMINAL WALL. It involves two parts: an opening in the abdominal wall, and a hernia sac consisting of PERITONEUM and abdominal contents. Abdominal hernias include groin hernia (HERNIA, FEMORAL; HERNIA, INGUINAL) and VENTRAL HERNIA.
Placement of one of the surgeon's gloved hands into the ABDOMINAL CAVITY to perform manual manipulations that facilitate the laparoscopic procedures.
A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS. Pancreatitis is classified as acute unless there are computed tomographic or endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographic findings of CHRONIC PANCREATITIS (International Symposium on Acute Pancreatitis, Atlanta, 1992). The two most common forms of acute pancreatitis are ALCOHOLIC PANCREATITIS and gallstone pancreatitis.
Surgery which could be postponed or not done at all without danger to the patient. Elective surgery includes procedures to correct non-life-threatening medical problems as well as to alleviate conditions causing psychological stress or other potential risk to patients, e.g., cosmetic or contraceptive surgery.
Endoscopic surgical procedures performed with visualization via video transmission. When real-time video is combined interactively with prior CT scans or MRI images, this is called image-guided surgery (see SURGERY, COMPUTER-ASSISTED).
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Abdominal symptoms after removal of the GALLBLADDER. The common postoperative symptoms are often the same as those present before the operation, such as COLIC, bloating, NAUSEA, and VOMITING. There is pain on palpation of the right upper quadrant and sometimes JAUNDICE. The term is often used, inaccurately, to describe such postoperative symptoms not due to gallbladder removal.
Surgery performed on the digestive system or its parts.
Unanticipated information discovered in the course of testing or medical care. Used in discussions of information that may have social or psychological consequences, such as when it is learned that a child's biological father is someone other than the putative father, or that a person tested for one disease or disorder has, or is at risk for, something else.
Surgical formation of an opening through the ABDOMINAL WALL into the JEJUNUM, usually for enteral hyperalimentation.
A Y-shaped surgical anastomosis of any part of the digestive system which includes the small intestine as the eventual drainage site.
A hernia caused by weakness of the anterior ABDOMINAL WALL due to midline defects, previous incisions, or increased intra-abdominal pressure. Ventral hernias include UMBILICAL HERNIA, incisional, epigastric, and spigelian hernias.
The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
An abscess located in the abdominal cavity, i.e., the cavity between the diaphragm above and the pelvis below. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Care given during the period prior to undergoing surgery when psychological and physical preparations are made according to the special needs of the individual patient. This period spans the time between admission to the hospital to the time the surgery begins. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Surgical procedure involving either partial or entire removal of the spleen.
The separation and isolation of tissues for surgical purposes, or for the analysis or study of their structures.
A clinical syndrome with intermittent abdominal pain characterized by sudden onset and cessation that is commonly seen in infants. It is usually associated with obstruction of the INTESTINES; of the CYSTIC DUCT; or of the URINARY TRACT.
Emesis and queasiness occurring after anesthesia.
Surgical procedure in which the STOMACH is transected high on the body. The resulting small proximal gastric pouch is joined to any parts of the SMALL INTESTINE by an end-to-side SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS, depending on the amounts of intestinal surface being bypasses. This procedure is used frequently in the treatment of MORBID OBESITY by limiting the size of functional STOMACH, food intake, and food absorption.
The sphincter of the hepatopancreatic ampulla within the duodenal papilla. The COMMON BILE DUCT and main pancreatic duct pass through this sphincter.
Surgery performed on the urinary tract or its parts in the male or female. For surgery of the male genitalia, UROLOGIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES, MALE is available.
The period following a surgical operation.
Removal of the uterus through the vagina.
Inflammation of the biliary ductal system (BILE DUCTS); intrahepatic, extrahepatic, or both.
The period of care beginning when the patient is removed from surgery and aimed at meeting the patient's psychological and physical needs directly after surgery. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
A technique of closing incisions and wounds, or of joining and connecting tissues, in which staples are used as sutures.
STOMACH herniation located at or near the diaphragmatic opening for the ESOPHAGUS, the esophageal hiatus.
Methods of creating machines and devices.
Excision of the whole (total gastrectomy) or part (subtotal gastrectomy, partial gastrectomy, gastric resection) of the stomach. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Surgical union or shunt between ducts, tubes or vessels. It may be end-to-end, end-to-side, side-to-end, or side-to-side.
An emulsifying agent produced in the LIVER and secreted into the DUODENUM. Its composition includes BILE ACIDS AND SALTS; CHOLESTEROL; and ELECTROLYTES. It aids DIGESTION of fats in the duodenum.
Breakdown of the connection and subsequent leakage of effluent (fluids, secretions, air) from a SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS of the digestive, respiratory, genitourinary, and cardiovascular systems. Most common leakages are from the breakdown of suture lines in gastrointestinal or bowel anastomosis.
Accumulation of purulent EXUDATES beneath the DIAPHRAGM, also known as upper abdominal abscess. It is usually associated with PERITONITIS or postoperative infections.
Pathological processes in the COLON region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).
Pathological processes consisting of the union of the opposing surfaces of a wound.
An area occupying the most posterior aspect of the ABDOMINAL CAVITY. It is bounded laterally by the borders of the quadratus lumborum muscles and extends from the DIAPHRAGM to the brim of the true PELVIS, where it continues as the pelvic extraperitoneal space.
Any surgical procedure performed on the biliary tract.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
The outer margins of the ABDOMEN, extending from the osteocartilaginous thoracic cage to the PELVIS. Though its major part is muscular, the abdominal wall consists of at least seven layers: the SKIN, subcutaneous fat, deep FASCIA; ABDOMINAL MUSCLES, transversalis fascia, extraperitoneal fat, and the parietal PERITONEUM.
Inflammation of the GALLBLADDER wall in the absence of GALLSTONES.
An abnormal twisting or rotation of a bodily part or member on its axis.
Passages external to the liver for the conveyance of bile. These include the COMMON BILE DUCT and the common hepatic duct (HEPATIC DUCT, COMMON).
A process whereby bile is delivered from the gallbladder into the duodenum. The emptying is caused by both contraction of the gallbladder and relaxation of the sphincter mechanism at the choledochal terminus.
One of a pair of thick-walled tubes that transports urine from the KIDNEY PELVIS to the URINARY BLADDER.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
Migration of a foreign body from its original location to some other location in the body.
The act of blowing a powder, vapor, or gas into any body cavity for experimental, diagnostic, or therapeutic purposes.
Infection occurring at the site of a surgical incision.
The flattened, funnel-shaped expansion connecting the URETER to the KIDNEY CALICES.
That portion of the body that lies between the THORAX and the PELVIS.
A nontoxic radiopharmaceutical that is used in RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING for the clinical evaluation of hepatobiliary disorders in humans.
Excision of one or both adrenal glands. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
General term for CYSTS and cystic diseases of the OVARY.
Drugs used to prevent NAUSEA or VOMITING.
A surgical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and abnormalities of the COLON; RECTUM; and ANAL CANAL.
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
The expenses incurred by a hospital in providing care. The hospital costs attributed to a particular patient care episode include the direct costs plus an appropriate proportion of the overhead for administration, personnel, building maintenance, equipment, etc. Hospital costs are one of the factors which determine HOSPITAL CHARGES (the price the hospital sets for its services).
Procedure in which patients are induced into an unconscious state through use of various medications so that they do not feel pain during surgery.
An abnormal anatomical passage between the INTESTINE, and another segment of the intestine or other organs. External intestinal fistula is connected to the SKIN (enterocutaneous fistula). Internal intestinal fistula can be connected to a number of organs, such as STOMACH (gastrocolic fistula), the BILIARY TRACT (cholecystoduodenal fistula), or the URINARY BLADDER of the URINARY TRACT (colovesical fistula). Risk factors include inflammatory processes, cancer, radiation treatment, and surgical misadventures (MEDICAL ERRORS).
The local implantation of tumor cells by contamination of instruments and surgical equipment during and after surgical resection, resulting in local growth of the cells and tumor formation.
Pathological processes involving the URETERS.
A benign tumor derived from smooth muscle tissue, also known as a fibroid tumor. They rarely occur outside of the UTERUS and the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT but can occur in the SKIN and SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE, probably arising from the smooth muscle of small blood vessels in these tissues.
Procedures that render the female sterile by interrupting the flow in the FALLOPIAN TUBE. These procedures generally are surgical, and may also use chemicals or physical means.
Situations or conditions requiring immediate intervention to avoid serious adverse results.
A condition with trapped gas or air in the PERITONEAL CAVITY, usually secondary to perforation of the internal organs such as the LUNG and the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, or to recent surgery. Pneumoperitoneum may be purposely introduced to aid radiological examination.
Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
A condition in which functional endometrial tissue is present outside the UTERUS. It is often confined to the PELVIS involving the OVARY, the ligaments, cul-de-sac, and the uterovesical peritoneum.
A condition caused by the lack of intestinal PERISTALSIS or INTESTINAL MOTILITY without any mechanical obstruction. This interference of the flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS often leads to INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION. Ileus may be classified into postoperative, inflammatory, metabolic, neurogenic, and drug-induced.
A surgical specialty concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract in both sexes, and the genital tract in the male. Common urological problems include urinary obstruction, URINARY INCONTINENCE, infections, and UROGENITAL NEOPLASMS.
Excision of all or part of the liver. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Procedures of applying ENDOSCOPES for disease diagnosis and treatment. Endoscopy involves passing an optical instrument through a small incision in the skin i.e., percutaneous; or through a natural orifice and along natural body pathways such as the digestive tract; and/or through an incision in the wall of a tubular structure or organ, i.e. transluminal, to examine or perform surgery on the interior parts of the body.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Apparatus, devices, or supplies intended for one-time or temporary use.
Tumors or cancer of the ADRENAL GLANDS.
A motility disorder of the ESOPHAGUS in which the LOWER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER (near the CARDIA) fails to relax resulting in functional obstruction of the esophagus, and DYSPHAGIA. Achalasia is characterized by a grossly contorted and dilated esophagus (megaesophagus).
A branch of the celiac artery that distributes to the stomach, pancreas, duodenum, liver, gallbladder, and greater omentum.
Sensation of discomfort, distress, or agony in the abdominal region.
Pathological processes involving any part of the UTERUS.
Subsequent admissions of a patient to a hospital or other health care institution for treatment.
Pathological processes in the SIGMOID COLON region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).
Inflammation of a DIVERTICULUM or diverticula.
Pathological conditions in the DUODENUM region of the small intestine (INTESTINE, SMALL).
Impairment of bile flow in the large BILE DUCTS by mechanical obstruction or stricture due to benign or malignant processes.
Retrograde flow of duodenal contents (BILE ACIDS; PANCREATIC JUICE) into the STOMACH.
A double-layered fold of peritoneum that attaches the STOMACH to other organs in the ABDOMINAL CAVITY.
Cystic mass containing lymph from diseased lymphatic channels or following surgical trauma or other injury.
The constant checking on the state or condition of a patient during the course of a surgical operation (e.g., checking of vital signs).
Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL.
A type of shock that occurs as a result of a surgical procedure.
Retrograde flow of gastric juice (GASTRIC ACID) and/or duodenal contents (BILE ACIDS; PANCREATIC JUICE) into the distal ESOPHAGUS, commonly due to incompetence of the LOWER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Any fluid-filled closed cavity or sac that is lined by an EPITHELIUM. Cysts can be of normal, abnormal, non-neoplastic, or neoplastic tissues.
A radiopharmaceutical used extensively in cholescintigraphy for the evaluation of hepatobiliary diseases. (From Int Jrnl Rad Appl Inst 1992;43(9):1061-4)
Organic or functional motility disorder involving the SPHINCTER OF ODDI and associated with biliary COLIC. Pathological changes are most often seen in the COMMON BILE DUCT sphincter, and less commonly the PANCREATIC DUCT sphincter.
The interval of time between onset of symptoms and receiving therapy.
Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.
Tumors or cancer of the RECTUM.
Discrete abnormal tissue masses that protrude into the lumen of the DIGESTIVE TRACT or the RESPIRATORY TRACT. Polyps can be spheroidal, hemispheroidal, or irregular mound-shaped structures attached to the MUCOUS MEMBRANE of the lumen wall either by a stalk, pedunculus, or by a broad base.
Moving a patient into a specific position or POSTURE to facilitate examination, surgery, or for therapeutic purposes.
Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.
Pathological developments in the RECTUM region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).
A mass of histologically normal tissue present in an abnormal location.
The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.
First aid or other immediate intervention for accidents or medical conditions requiring immediate care and treatment before definitive medical and surgical management can be procured.
A dilation of the duodenal papilla that is the opening of the juncture of the COMMON BILE DUCT and the MAIN PANCREATIC DUCT, also known as the hepatopancreatic ampulla.
The hindering of output from the STOMACH into the SMALL INTESTINE. This obstruction may be of mechanical or functional origin such as EDEMA from PEPTIC ULCER; NEOPLASMS; FOREIGN BODIES; or AGING.
Tumors or cancer of the UTERUS.
Materials used in closing a surgical or traumatic wound. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
The procedure of removing TISSUES, organs, or specimens from DONORS for reuse, such as TRANSPLANTATION.
Twisting of the STOMACH that may result in gastric ISCHEMIA and GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION. It is often associated with DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA.
Death and putrefaction of tissue usually due to a loss of blood supply.
Penetration of a PEPTIC ULCER through the wall of DUODENUM or STOMACH allowing the leakage of luminal contents into the PERITONEAL CAVITY.
Inflammation of the COLONIC DIVERTICULA, generally with abscess formation and subsequent perforation.
Fastening devices composed of steel-tantalum alloys used to close operative wounds, especially of the skin, which minimizes infection by not introducing a foreign body that would connect external and internal regions of the body. (From Segen, Current Med Talk, 1995)
Surgical excision of one or more lymph nodes. Its most common use is in cancer surgery. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p966)
Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.
Cyst-like space not lined by EPITHELIUM and contained within the PANCREAS. Pancreatic pseudocysts account for most of the cystic collections in the pancreas and are often associated with chronic PANCREATITIS.
Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.
Complete or partial surgical removal of the prostate. Three primary approaches are commonly employed: suprapubic - removal through an incision above the pubis and through the urinary bladder; retropubic - as for suprapubic but without entering the urinary bladder; and transurethral (TRANSURETHRAL RESECTION OF PROSTATE).
Hemorrhage following any surgical procedure. It may be immediate or delayed and is not restricted to the surgical wound.
A potentially life-threatening condition in which EMBRYO IMPLANTATION occurs outside the cavity of the UTERUS. Most ectopic pregnancies (>96%) occur in the FALLOPIAN TUBES, known as TUBAL PREGNANCY. They can be in other locations, such as UTERINE CERVIX; OVARY; and abdominal cavity (PREGNANCY, ABDOMINAL).
Muscles forming the ABDOMINAL WALL including RECTUS ABDOMINIS, external and internal oblique muscles, transversus abdominis, and quadratus abdominis. (from Stedman, 25th ed)
Surgical removal of the pancreas. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Hospital department which administers all departmental functions and the provision of surgical diagnostic and therapeutic services.
Incision of tissues for injection of medication or for other diagnostic or therapeutic procedures. Punctures of the skin, for example may be used for diagnostic drainage; of blood vessels for diagnostic imaging procedures.
Blockage in any part of the URETER causing obstruction of urine flow from the kidney to the URINARY BLADDER. The obstruction may be congenital, acquired, unilateral, bilateral, complete, partial, acute, or chronic. Depending on the degree and duration of the obstruction, clinical features vary greatly such as HYDRONEPHROSIS and obstructive nephropathy.
Non-cadaveric providers of organs for transplant to related or non-related recipients.

Erich Muhe and the rejection of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (1985): a surgeon ahead of his time. (1/789)

During the early 1980s, news of Semm's laparoscopic appendectomy was rippling through German medical circles. Erich Muhe, fascinated by Semm's technique and spurred by successes of the Erlangen endoscopists, came up with the idea of laparoscopic removal of gallstones. In 1984, Muhe had already worked out the details of an operative laparoscope, the "Galloscope," and on September 12, 1985, he carried out the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Later, he modified his technique and operated through a trocar sleeve. Finally, he designed an "open laparoscope" with a circular light. By March 1987, Muhe had conducted 97 endoscopic gallbladder removals. He published information about his technique at the Congress of the German Surgical Society (April 1986) and at other surgical meetings in Germany. His concept, however, was ignored. In the middle of the 1980s, the surgical community was still not prepared for the era of "minimally invasive therapy." Erich Muhe was a surgeon ahead of his time.  (+info)

The best management for 'crescendo biliary colic' is urgent laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (2/789)

Gallbladder disease due to stones is well recognised as falling into two categories, presenting with either chronic symptoms or developing acute cholecystitis or other complications. We describe an intermediate group of 14 patients (11 women, three men, median age 31 years) presenting with 4-14 days of at least daily attacks of resolving biliary colic, who underwent early laparoscopic cholecystectomy within 24 hours of presentation. None had any evidence of acute inflammation, either at laparoscopy or on histology. Their surgery was straightforward with operating times ranging from 35-80 minutes and no complications. Patients with 'crescendo biliary colic' are often young women who can rarely afford invalidity. Rather than the current practice of analgesia for each attack and elective surgery weeks later, they are optimally managed by urgent laparoscopic cholecystectomy, preventing the development of complications and minimising the need for further medical involvement.  (+info)

Depression of liver protein synthesis during surgery is prevented by growth hormone. (3/789)

This study was undertaken to elucidate the specific effects of growth hormone (GH) on liver protein metabolism in humans during surgery. Otherwise healthy patients scheduled for elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy were randomized into controls (n = 9) or pretreatment with 12 units of GH for 1 day (GH 1, n = 9) or daily for 5 days (GH 5, n = 10). The fractional synthesis rate of liver proteins, as assessed by flooding with [2H5]phenylalanine, was higher in the GH 5 group (22.0 +/- 6.9%/day, mean +/- SD, P < 0.05) than in the control (16.1 +/- 3.1%/day) and GH 1 (16.5 +/- 5.5%/day) groups. During surgery, the fraction of polyribosomes in the liver, as assessed by ribosome analysis, decreased in the control group by approximately 12% (P < 0.01) but did not decrease in the GH-treated groups. In addition, the concentrations of the essential amino acids and aspartate in the liver decreased in response to GH treatment. In conclusion, GH pretreatment decreases hepatic free amino acid concentrations and preserves liver protein synthesis during surgery.  (+info)

Complications of cholecystectomy: risks of the laparoscopic approach and protective effects of operative cholangiography: a population-based study. (4/789)

BACKGROUND: Previous studies suggest that laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is associated with an increased risk of intraoperative injury involving the bile ducts, bowel, and vascular structures compared with open cholecystectomy (OC). Population-based studies are required to estimate the magnitude of the increased risk, to determine whether this is changing over time, and to identify ways by which this might be reduced. METHODS: Suspected cases of intraoperative injury associated with cholecystectomy in Western Australia in the period 1988 to 1994 were identified from routinely collected hospital statistical records and lists of persons undergoing postoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. The case records of suspect cases were reviewed to confirm the nature and site of injury. Ordinal logistic regression was used to estimate the risk of injury associated with LC compared with OC after adjusting for confounding factors. RESULTS: After the introduction of LC in 1991, the proportion of all cholecystectomy cases with intraoperative injury increased from 0.67% in 1988-90 to 1.33% in 1993-94. Similar relative increases were observed in bile duct injuries, major bile leaks, and other injuries to bowel or vascular structures. Increases in intraoperative injury were observed in both LC and OC. After adjustment for age, gender, hospital type, severity of disease, intraoperative cholangiography, and calendar period, the odds ratio for intraoperative injury in LC compared with OC was 1.79. Operative cholangiography significantly reduced the risk of injury. CONCLUSION: Operative cholangiography has a protective effect for complications of cholecystectomy. Compared with OC, LC carries a nearly twofold higher risk of major bile, vascular, and bowel complications. Further study is required to determine the extent to which potentially preventable factors contribute to this risk.  (+info)

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in an academic hospital: evaluation of changes in perioperative outcomes. (5/789)

OBJECTIVE: Evaluate changes in perioperative outcomes over an 82-month period in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy by a single attending surgeon in an academic hospital. METHODS: A retrospective review of 1025 consecutive patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy from September 1992 to February 1997 was compared to the initial 600 patients from May 1990 to August 1992. Statistical analysis included Chi square with Yates correction and Fischer's exact test. RESULTS: Over the 82-month period there were no significant differences in the overall conversion rate to open cholecystectomy (p=0.26), intraoperative complications (p = 0.81), postoperative complications (p = 0.054) or mortality rates (p=0.66). There were 3 (0.5%) bile duct injuries in the initial 600 patients and only 1 (0.1%) in the group of 1025 patients (p=0.065). There was an increase (p<0.001) in laparoscopic cholecystectomies performed for acute cholecystitis and biliary dyskinesia and an increase (p<0.001) in the percentage of cases performed overall and for acute cholecystitis by the surgery residents over the last 54 months. Despite this, the conversion rates to open cholecystectomy in patients with acute cholecystitis decreased (p < 0.001) over the last 54 months. Additionally, more patients (p < 0.001) were discharged on the day of surgery in the most recent group. CONCLUSION: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy can be performed safely by surgery residents under the direct supervision of an experienced laparoscopist without significant changes in perioperative outcomes. Despite an increased percentage of cases being performed for acute cholecystitis over the last 54 months, conversion rates to open cholecystectomy and biliary tract injury rates have decreased, and the perioperative morbidity has remained the same.  (+info)

Implications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for surgical residency training. (6/789)

BACKGROUND: Widespread adoption of minimal access techniques forced a generation of abdominal surgeons to re-learn many standard abdominal procedures. This threatened to reduce the pool of suitable "training" operations for surgical residents. METHODS: Operator grade, duration of operation, acute/elective operation, conversion rate, complications, and postoperative stay were recorded prospectively on all laparoscopic cholecystectomies (LC) since 1992. This data was evaluated to determine how the introduction of LC affected residents' training. RESULTS: The percentage of LCs performed by residents increased progressively to reach 58%. Operating time was longer for trainee surgeons, particularly for acute cases (145+/-50 minutes vs 111+/-54 minutes, p<0.05); however, conversion rate, incidence of complications, and postoperative stay were no different. CONCLUSIONS: LC can be performed by surgical trainees with similar complication rates and outcomes as those of qualified surgeons. Once institutional experience has accumulated, this procedure can be integrated into residency training.  (+info)

Investigation of bile ducts before laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (7/789)

BACKGROUND: Since the advent of laparoscopic cholecystectomy, there has been controversy about the investigation of the bile ducts and the management of common bile duct stones. Routine peroperative cholangiography (POC) in all cases has been recommended. We have adopted a policy of not performing routine POC, and the results of 700 cases are reported. METHODS: Since 1990, all patients have undergone preoperative ultrasound scan. We have performed selective preoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) because of a clinical history of jaundice and/or pancreatitis, abnormal liver function tests and ultrasound evidence of dilated bile ducts (N=78, 11.1%). The remaining 622 patients did not have a routine POC, but selective peroperative cholangiogram (POC) was performed only in 42 patients (6%) because of unsuccessful ERCP or mild alteration in the criteria for the presence of bile duct stones. The remaining 580 patients did not undergo POC. Careful dissection of Calot's triangle was performed in all cases to reduce the risk of bile duct injuries. RESULTS: The overall operative complications, postoperative morbidity and mortality was 1.71%, 2.14% and 0.43%, respectively. Bile duct injuries occurred in two patients (0.26%) and both were recognized during the operation and repaired. There was a single incidence of retained stone in this series of 700 cases (0.14%), which required postoperative ERCP. CONCLUSIONS: This policy of selective preoperative ERCP, and not routine peroperative cholangiogram, is cost effective and not associated with significant incidence of retained stones or bile duct injuries after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.  (+info)

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy during pregnancy: three case reports. (8/789)

OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this presentation is to investigate the effects and feasibility of laparoscopic cholecystectomy during pregnancy. METHODS AND PROCEDURES: We present three pregnant patients who underwent a laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary colic during the early second and early third trimester of pregnancy. We also reviewed the literature regarding this topic. RESULTS: All three pregnant patients had uneventful hospital courses after their procedures and delivered full-term babies without complications. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy during the first trimester of pregnancy is contraindicated due to the ongoing fetal organogenesis and during the third trimester is not technically feasible due to the large uterine size. CONCLUSIONS: We conclude that laparoscopic cholecystectomy during the second and very early third trimester of pregnancy is safe and feasible.  (+info)

Veress needle, trocar insertion, pneumoperitoneum-related complications, biliary injuries apart from haemorrhage, intestinal injuries and lateral thermal injuries are all well described entities following laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The development of intestinal ischaemia following laparoscopic cholecystectomy is rare; this report describes a case of fatal small bowel ischaemia following laparoscopic cholecystectomy and discusses the various possibilities that led to this event. ...
Nihat Yavuz, MD1, Serkan Teksoz, MD2, Engin Hatipoglu, MD2, Sabri Erguney, MD2, Tuna Yildirim, MD1, Sirri Ozkan, MD1. 1Acibadem Kadikoy Hospital,General Surgery Department, 2Istanbul University,Cerrahpasa Medical School,General Surgery Department. Introduction: Thanks to technological advances, laparoscopic surgery continues to evolve . One recent advance in this field is laparoscopy performed through a single incision. In this study we present our experiences concerning cholecystectomy through a single incision. Materials and Methods: Between November 2009 and September 2015 we performed single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy in 505 patients.335 of the patients were female, 170 were male.The mean age was 44 years (range:7-79 years). 44 patients presented with acute cholecystitis,others with cholelithiasis. In 12 cases an ERCP had been performed preoperatively. The procedures were realized using a SILS portTM (COVIDIEN®) , flexible and articulated instruments (COVIDIEN®) and 5 mm ...
Single-incision laparoscopic procedures have evolved gradually to include a multitude of various surgeries. The current literature documents the use of a single-incision or single-port access surgery for cholecystectomies, adrenalectomies, splenectomies, appendectomies, herniorrhaphies, bariatrics, and colon surgery.. Total of 100 patients who undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallbladder disorders will randomly assign to undergo SILS cholecystectomy group (n = 50) or TPCL cholecystectomy group (n= 50) according to a computer-generated table of random numbers. Demographics (ie, age, gender, body mass index (BMI), American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA) score, indication for operation, need for conversion to a standard or three port laparoscopic cholecystectomy, need for conversion to an open cholecystectomy will be recorded. Outcome measures include operative morbidity, operative time, pain score, hospital stay. Morbidity will be evaluated by rates of bile leak, wound infection, ...
INTRODUCTION: laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become the gold standard in the treatment of symptomatic gallstones. The common opinion about treatment of acute cholecystitis is initially conservative treatment due to preventing complications of inflamation and following laparoscopic cholecystectomy after 6- 8 weeks. However with the increase of laparoscopic experience in recent years, early laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become more common. METHODS: we aimed to compare the outcomes of the patients to whom we applied early or late cholecystectomy after hospitalization from the emergency department with the diagnosis of AC between March 2012-2015. RESULTS: we retrospectively reviewed the files of totally 66 patients in whom we performed early cholecystectomy (within the first 24 hours) (n: 33) and to whom we firstly administered conservative therapy and performed late cholecystectomy (after 6 to 8 weeks) (n: 33) after hospitalization from the emergency department with the diagnosis of acute
Raymund Andrew G Ong, MD FPCS FPALES, Winston S Vequilla, MD DPBS. Department of Surgery, FEU-NRMF Medical Center, Philippines. Objectives: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has replaced open cholecystectomy as the standard procedure for gallbladder removal whenever possible. Recent developments regarding laparoscopic cholecystectomy have been directed toward reducing the size or number of ports to achieve the goal of minimally invasive surgery. The first successful case of single port access (SPA) Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in the Philippines was done at FEU-NRMF Medical Center in August 2008 and became almost the standard in the surgery of the gallbladder. The goal of this prospective randomized controlled clinical study is to evaluate the real benefit of single port access as compared to standard three-port technique without compromising the safety in cases of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in terms of pain, recovery, and patient satisfaction ...
Background: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (LC) has become the gold standard for treatment of benign Gall Bladder disease. Laparoscopy provides many benefits over conventional open procedures including faster recovery time, shorter hospital stay, less pain, and in some cases, fewer complications. Post Operative pain management has an important role in preventing the postoperative morbidity and its consequences. This study is designed to evaluate the effect of intraperitoneal instillation of bupivacaine with hydrocortisone in comparison to bupivacaine alone for pain relief following laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Aim and Objectives: To compare the effect of intraperitoneal instillation of bupivacaine with Hydrocortisone versus Bupivacaine alone for post-operative analgesia in laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Methods: This study includes Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy conducted in the department of General Surgery at the Sir Sayajirao General Hospital & Medical College Baroda during a period of 12 months ...
SILS cholecystectomy performed by experienced surgeons is at least as successful, feasible, effective and safe as a TPCL cholecystectomy. Surgeons performing SILS should have a firm foundation of advanced minimal access surgical skills and a cautious, gradated approach to attempt the various procedu …
Evidence-based recommendations on single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (surgery to remove the gallbladder) for treating problematic gallstones
Background: The morbidity associated with cholecystectomy is attributable to injury to the abdominal wall in the process of gaining access to the gallbladder (i.e., the incision in the abdominal wall and its closure) or to inadvertent injury to surrounding structures during dissection of the gallbladder. Efforts to diminish the morbidity of open cholecystectomy have led to the development of laparoscopic cholecystectomy, made possible by modern optics and video technology.. Objective: To study the complications that occur at port site insertion and to minimize complications that occur after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.. Methods: Between May 2017 and June 2018, 200 patients with symptomatic gall stone disease were admitted to Al-Mosul general hospital and Mosul private hospitals. They were subjected to laparoscopic cholecystectomies. Using antibiotics preoperatively, povidine iodine 10% and left it to dry and fascial repair under vision decrease the complications.. Results: Intra-operative and ...
Aim: This study aims to determine the advantages and the disadvantages of single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) and standard laparoscopic cholecystectomy by comparing the cases of these two techniques. Material and Method: Between September 2010 and June 2013, the datas of 80 patients with laparoscopic cholecystectomy were studied retrospectively. Operations were seperated into 2 groups that were SILS and standard laparoscopic surgery. Each group consisted of 40 randomly chosen patients. The age, sex, weight, height, body mass index, American Society of Anesthesiologists score (ASA), duration of operation, postoperative duration of hospital stay, need for surgical drain, infection injury, and postoperative need for analgesic of the patients were recorded. SPSS 21 was used analyzing these datas. Results: Operation period was signaficiantly short in SLK technic (p=0,001). Duration of staying hospital was statisticaly short in SLK technic (p=0,001). There was no complication except for wound ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Learning curve of single port laparoscopic cholecystectomy determined using the non-linear ordinary least squares method based on a non-linear regression model. T2 - An analysis of 150 consecutive patients. AU - Han, Hyung Joon. AU - Choi, Sae Byeol. AU - Park, Man Sik. AU - Lee, Jin Suk. AU - Kim, Wan Bae. AU - Song, Tae Jin. AU - Choi, Sang Yong. PY - 2011/7. Y1 - 2011/7. N2 - Introduction Single port laparoscopic surgery has come to the forefront of minimally invasive surgery. For those familiar with conventional techniques, however, this type of operation demands a different type of eye/hand coordination and involves unfamiliar working instruments. Herein, the authors describe the learning curve and the clinical outcomes of single port laparoscopic cholecystectomy for 150 consecutive patients with benign gallbladder disease. Method All patients underwent single port laparoscopic cholecystectomy using a homemade glove port by one of five operators with different levels of ...
Thesis, English, Comparison of complications of ERCP then Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy versus synchronous ERCP and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in management of Biliary Stones for Ashri Hazem Nour Abdellatif
TY - JOUR. T1 - Continuous transesophageal echo-Doppler assessment of hemodynamic function during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. AU - Joshi, Girish P.. AU - Hein, H. A Tillmann. AU - Mascarenhas, Winston L.. AU - Ramsay, Michael A E. AU - Bayer, Ole. AU - Klotz, Patricia. PY - 2005/3. Y1 - 2005/3. N2 - Study Objective: The objective of this study was to examine the utility of the transesophageal echo-Doppler device in evaluating hemodynamic changes during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Design: This was a prospective, controlled, observational open study. Setting: The study took place in a university hospital. Patients: Twenty patients with ASA physical statuses II and III undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy were enrolled into the study. Interventions and Measurements: A standardized general anesthetic and surgical technique was used for all patients. Similar depth of hypnosis (using bispectral index monitoring) was maintained in all patients. Hemodynamic parameters including mean arterial ...
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You have had a procedure known as a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a procedure to remove your gallbladder. People who have this procedure usually recover more quickly and have less pain than with open gallbladder surgery (called open cholecystectomy). Many surgeons recommend a low-fat diet, avoiding fried food in particular, for the first month after surgery. You can live a full and healthy life without your gallbladder. This includes eating the foods and doing the things you enjoyed before your gallbladder problems started. ...
This meta-analysis reviewing 44 publications dealing with over 1.5 million patients undergoing LC identified that, on average one in thirty patients are readmitted within 30 days. This reflects the findings of Tang et al. [75], in their meta-analysis comparing day case and inpatient LC, which reported a mean post discharge readmission rate of 2.4%, and an in-patient admission rate of 13.1%. Readmission rates were not found to be statistically significantly different between large studies and small studies (Figures 3 and 4), nor whether the surgery was undertaken in Europe [31, 50] or North America [8, 33]. Readmission has become a quality indicator in the delivery of medical care [70, 75]. This relates to both the inconvenience to patients, the cost, resource utilisation and the associated morbidity and potential mortality. Cholecystectomy itself is one of the commonest procedures undertaken with over one million cholecystectomys performed in the US annually [1, 2]. A readmission rate of 3% ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Subclinical hepatic dysfunction in laparoscopic cholecystectomy and laparoscopic colectomy. AU - Kotake, Y.. AU - Takeda, J.. AU - Matsumoto, M.. AU - Tagawa, M.. AU - Kikuchi, H.. PY - 2001/1/1. Y1 - 2001/1/1. N2 - Laparoscopic surgery causes a reduction in hepatic blood flow due to a number of factors, including raised intra-abdominal pressure, the neurohumoral response to surgical stress and the effect of patient position. The clinical significance of the phenomenon is not fully understood. Plasma concentrations of alcohol dehydrogenase (AD) and glutathione S-transferase (GST), which are concentrated in the centrilobular acinus of the liver, sensitively reflect hepatic hypoperfusion, and can be used to monitor reductions in hepatic blood flow. We compared perioperative AD, GST, aspartate aminotransferase (AST, normal range 14-32 IU litre-1) and alanine aminotransferase (ALT, normal range 8-41 U litre-1) concentrations in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy or ...
Background: Laparoscopic surgery has various advantages like minimal invasiveness and quick recovery. However carbon dioxide used for pneumoperitoneum during laparoscopic surgery causes increase in heart rate, blood pressure and systemic vascular resistance. The present study compared the efficacy of Dexmedetomidine and Esmolol on hemodynamic responses during laparoscopic cholecystectomy.. Material and Methods: A total of 100 patients scheduled for laparoscopic cholecystectomy were randomly allocated in two groups, 50 in each group. Esmolol group received bolus dose of 1 mg/kg intravenous Esmolol just before pneumoperitoneum followed by an infusion of 200 mcg/kg/minand Dexmeditomidine group received bolus dose of 1 mcg/kg iv Dexmedetomidine over 10 minutes before pneumoperitoneum followed by 0.6 mcg/kg/hr in infusion. Hemodynamic parameters like Heart rate, Mean arterial pressure, Systolic blood pressure, Diastolic blood pressure were recorded at different time intervals.. Results: It was found ...
BACKGROUND: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is considered the gold standard for the management of acute cholecystitis but controversy surrounds the timings of the surgery. Studies are available favouring both early and delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The objective of this study was to compare early versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis. METHODS: This quasi-experimental study included 180 patients irrespective of their age and sex presented at department of Surgery, Lahore General Hospital between January to December 2014 with a diagnosis of acute cholecystitis were assigned randomly to early laparoscopic cholecystectomy within 24 h of admission or to initial conservative treatment followed by delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy, 6-12 weeks later ...
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy is Gold standerd for gallstone disease and for a decade it started slowly replacing the open cholecystectomy. 97 percent of the cholecystectomy now in Europe and ...
When searching Florida surgery, laparoscopic cholecystectomy is one of our procedures. Robotic laparoscopic cholecystecomy provides scarless surgery.
From November 1994 to March 1996, 150 patients treated by laparoscopic cholecystectomy were included in a prospective study, in order to compare intraoperative cholangiography and laparoscopic ultrasound. The biliary tree was successively explored by the two methods in the systematic detection of common bile duct stones. The feasibility of laparoscopic ultrasound was 100 per cent. Cholangiography was performed in only 125 cases (83 per cent). The duration of the laparoscopic ultrasound exam was significantly shorter (11.6 vs 17.6 minutes, p = 0.0001). In this study, common bile duct stones were found in 14 cases (9 per cent). The detection rates with laparoscopic ultrasound and intraoperative cholangiography were similar. For laparoscopic ultrasound, sensitivity was 80 per cent and specificity was 99 per cent, versus 78 per cent and 97 per cent for cholangiography, respectively. The combination of the 2 examinations had a 100 per cent sensitivity and specificity. Laparoscopic ultrasound failed to
Introduction. The aim of this study was to compare the results of classic laparoscopic, three-port and SILS cholecystectomy. Materials and methods. We conducted a retrospective study of data collected between January 2010 and December 2012 pertaining to 159 selected patients with symptomatic gallstones. 57 underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy, 51 three-port cholecystectomy and 48 SILS cholecystectomy. We then compared the groups with respect to mean operating time, intraoperative complications, postoperative pain, duration of hospitalization and final aesthetic result. Results. The mean operating time was significantly higher in the SILS cholecystectomy group (93 minutes) than in the other two groups. There were no intraoperative complications. There were no significant differences in the duration of hospitalization among the three groups. Patients in the SILS cholecystectomy group reported significantly less pain 3, 6 and 12 hours after surgery. The aesthetic results at 1 and 6 months ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has been recognized since 1992 as the gold standard procedure for gallbladder surgery. The authors propose a …
Since Navarra performed the first single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) in 1997 [1], the rapid advances in minimally invasive surgery have led to the development of several single-port laparoscopic techniques and instruments. The variety of devices and trademarks have spawned a true battle of acronyms (SILS, SSLS, SPA, SSL, OPUS, TUES, E-NOTES, NOTUS, etc.), without a definitive consensus name for this new technique of minimally invasive surgery [2].. In 2008 the NOTES Working Group of the Endourological Society and the Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Surgery Consortium for Assessment and Research tried to standardize the terminology to LESS (Laparoendoscopic single site surgery). LESS was defined as any minimally invasive surgical procedure, performed through a single incision/location, using conventional laparoscopic or newly emerging instrumentations. Although the feasibility of LESS has been demonstrated in general, gynecologic, urologic and bariatric surgery, several ...
Atıf İçin Kopyala ALİMOĞLU O. , Ozkan O. , Sahin M., Akcakaya A., Eryilmaz R., Akdağ M. 11th World Congress of the International Association of Surgeons & Gastroenterologists, Yunanistan, 01 Kasım 2001 ...
METHODS: A total of 131 patients, who were diagnosed with acute biliary pancreatitis at Okmeydan Education and Research Hospital in January 2009 December 2012, were included in the study. Demographic specifications of patients, duration of their complaints, biochemistry and hemogram values at first arrival, Ranson criteria, number of attacks, screenings, operation type and period, number of days between the first attack and operation, hospital length of stay, and complications were recorded. Patients who underwent cholecystectomy within the first 2 weeks were considered early (group 1) and those who under the operation after 2 weeks were considered late (group 2 ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy provides and effectiv treatment for most patients with symptomatic gallstones. The procedure however is surgically demanding and introduces specific risks unique to the laparoscopic surgery that are not present during the performance of open cholecystectomy. The most common indications for laparoscopic cholecystectomy are acute calculus and acalculus cholecystitis. Other indications include chronic calculus and acalculus cholecystitis, gallstone pancreatitis, symptomatic gallbladder polyps, non-functioning gallbladder, and gallstones in patients with sickle cell disease. Absolute contraindications include peritonitis, sepsis, bowel distension, and advanced pregnancy. Relative contraindications vary with surgeons experience may include advanced cholecystitis, cholangitis, common bile duct stones, acute pancreatitis, previous upper abdominal surgery, portal hypertension, bleeding disorders, and morbid obesity. The risk of laparoscopic cholecystectomy includes those of ...
Department of General & Minimal Access Surgery are providing indoor, Outdoor & 24 hour emergency services by well trained, qualified & experienced Surgeons. The morbidity of surgery in terms of pain, big incision & scar, prolong stay in hospital & post op surgical site infection is reduced by the emergent concept of Laparoscopic Surgery. The department of is fully equipped with the state of art laparoscopic instruments and surgical expertise to do basic and advance surgeries like Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy & other Laparoscopic Surgeries. The High quality endo-vision system, state of art harmonic scalpel, vessel sealer, enseal devices helps in dealing with any critical situation in Operation Theater.. To make surgery safer department has adopted a core set of safety standards as per NABH. For any emergency surgeries department is committed to provide the highest standard of care. We believe in practicing affordable & safe surgical care with human touch involving latest technology & high ...
Laparoscopic management of Gall Bladder Disorders. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy is the gold standard of treatment nowadays for removing the diseased gall bladder. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy is performed under general anaesthesia by giving several small incisions in the abdomen. A laparoscope is inserted through one of the incisions that is attached to the camera through which internal images can be seen on the monitor. After thorough inspection of gall bladder and other internal organs, various other instruments are inserted through other incisions. The diseases gall bladder is retracted and dissected from its place. Usually laparoscopic Cholecystectomy requires four incisions but the new technology has enabled this surgery by single incision. It is called Single Port Laparoscopy (SPL) or SILS (Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery). Unlike a traditional multi-port laparoscopic approach, SILS is a minimally invasive laparoscopic procedure that is performed almost exclusively through a single ...
Dr. B C Shah recently performed Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy on Mr. N_____ G______ who had 512 stones!). Mr. N_____ G______ came to me with history of chronic pain in upper abdomen. The pain would get aggravated after meals. His sonography revealed that his gall bladder was distended & full of stones. I performed Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy on him. It was a difficult case as there were lot of adhesions. The gall bladder was delivered successfully It was a pleasant surprise to find 512 stones in the Gall Bladder.. One often wonders as to why patients wait so long. Many times patients come to me with Gall Stones. Often they have only one small stone. The common question asked is Do I still need surgery for just a small stone?. As per my observation of last 23 years, one stone or many stones - all have a potential to create complications including even death. Its not just the numbers or size. One small stone can just simply slip into the bile duct and is sufficient to trigger Pancreatitis. I ...
The 1st Safe Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy course 2017 organized by the Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Sakra Institute of Digestive & HPB Sciences for the young surgeons in training on 24th September, 2017 in Novotel Hotel, Outer Ring Road, Bellandur, Bengaluru.
Objective: Obstructive jaundice is one of the earliest symptoms of a hepatobiliary system disorder. The aim of the present study was to compare single stage endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)/laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) and two-stage ERCP and LC with respect to the frequency of imaging, duration of anesthesia and the length of stay in our clinic.. Material and Methods: Of the 350 patients undergoing ERCP between 01.01.2015 and 31.12.2016, 31 patients with single-stage ERCP and LC were assigned to Group A and 25 patients with two-stage ERCP followed by LC within 6-8 weeks were assigned to Group B. Eligibility criteria included ERCP duration, difficulty of the procedure, bile duct stones as demonstrated by imaging methods, no contraindications for LC and no suspected or known malignancy. The same surgeon performed ERCP and LC in both groups.. Results: No cases of morbidity or mortality occurred in any groups. The average length of stay was 8.03 ± 4.97 days in Group A, ...
Nyeri ulu hati, mula bukan hanya gejala penyakit maag. Seringkali gejala ini disebabkan oleh batu empedu (kolelitiasis). Diagnosa penyakit ini cukup sederhana, hanya dengan pemeriksaan USG, sebagian besar dapat diketahui.. Bahaya batu empedu adalah peradangan atau infeksi dari ringan sampai berat bahkan dapat membahayakan nyawa. Batu juga dapat menyumbat saluran empedu sehingga timbul gejala kuning dan dapat merusak fungsi hati. Bila ada gejala nyeri atau infeksi, sebaiknya dilakukan operasi untuk mencegah komplikasi-komplikasi seperti tersebut diatas.. Cara operasi yang mutakhir adalah pengangkatan kantung empedu dengan sayatan kulit yang kecil (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy). Pengangkatan batu di saluran empedu (Choledocholithiasis) juga bisa dilakukan pembedahan cara minimal invasif yaitu Laparoscopic Bile Duct Exploration (LBDE). Operasi jenis ini memberikan keuntungan dibandingkan sayatan panjang pada operasi konvensional, berupa nyeri pasca operasi yang jauh lebih ringan, hari perawatan ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is surgery to remove the gallbladder due to symptomatic gallstones. This safe and effective treatment is the procedure most commonly used to treat this condition.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is surgery to remove the gallbladder due to symptomatic gallstones. This safe and effective treatment is the procedure most commonly used to treat this condition.
Single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) is a promising technique with regard to reducing postoperative pain, decreasing complications, and improving cosmesis. Between September 2008 and April 2009
Professor Puchkov K.V. is performing an operation (2016).. In this film the technique of classical laparoscopic cholecystectomy in case of calculous cholecystitis, using 4 ports, is presented. The author is demonstrating the virtuosity when showing the technique of working with a 5 mm monopolar electrode in the area of Calots triangle. Dissection of the cystic duct and artery is performed without blood loss. The duration of cholecystectomy stage is 6 minutes. Then, using these ports, and a 5 mm Ligasure MEDTRONIC COVIDIEN instrument, resection of the cyst of the right lobe of liver (8 cm) is done. The cyst is opened by a monopolar electrode, and its contents (350 mL) is evacuated with the help of electroejection. Then, on the boundary with the hepatic tissue resection of walls of the cyst is done by means of a 5 mm LigaSure MEDTRONIC COVIDIEN instrument. Destruction of the cystic wall near its bed is done with the help of a 5 mm monopolar instrument in the mode of non-contact coagulation ...
The operation to remove the gallbladder using keyhole surgery, otherwise known as a laparoscopic cholecystectomy, is performed with the patient fully anaesthetised. A camera is passed through a 10mm incision just below the umbilicus or tummy button. Three further 5mm incisions allow the passage of ports, through which are passed long instruments that are used to carry out the operation. The abdominal cavity is a potential space for when this is inflated to a pressure of approximately 15mm of mercury, this allows excellent visualization of the abdominal organs. The gallbladder is located beneath the under surgace of the liver which is pushed up towards the diaphragm. This allows identification of the gallbladder itself and also the cystic duct and importantly the junction of the cystic duct with the common bile duct. The latter is carefully dissected to confirm the anatomy in particular to ensure that the common bile duct is not inadvertently injured.. Sometimes it is necessary to perform a ...
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Objective: To assess the outcome of optimal timing of early laparoscopic cholecystectomy in cases of acute calculous cholecystitis. Material and methods: This is a descriptive case series conducted in Shaukat Omer Memorial (Fauji Foundation) Hospital and Hill-Park General Hospital Karachi, from April 2010 to November 2011. Clinical records of 164 patients who underwent early laparoscopic cholecystectomy in acute calculous cholecystitis were retrieved and categorized into two groups according to the timing of surgery from the onset of symptoms (A, who had laparoscopic cholecystectomy within 72 hours; B, who had laparoscopic cholecystectomy after 72 hours). Primary Outcomes were conversion to open procedure, postoperative complications and length of hospital stay. The SPSS version 11 was utilized for data analyses. Chi-square test was used to assess qualitative and unpaired Student t test was employed for quantitative data. A value of p | 0.05 was considered statistically significant. Results: A total of
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Kulen FT, Duman U, Bayam E, Zaim G. Laparoscopic partial cholecystectomy: A safe and effective alternative surgical technique in difficult cholecystectomies. Turkish Journal of Surgery. DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2015.3086. Mitra S, Khandelwal P, Roberts K, Kumar S, Vadivelu N. Pain relief in laparoscopic cholecystectomy - A review of the current options. Pain Pract 2012;12(6):485-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1533-2500.2011.00513.x. Ra YS, Kim CH, Lee GY, Han JI. The analgesic effect of the ultrasound-guided transverse abdominis plane block after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Korean J Anesthesiol 2010;58(4):362-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.4097/kjae.2010.58.4.362. Rafi AN. Abdominal field block: A new approach via the lumbar triangle. Anaesthesia 2001;56(10):1024-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2044.2001.2279-40.x, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2044.2001.02279-40.x. Owen DJ, Harrod I, Ford J, Luckas M, Gudimetla V. The surgical transversus abdominis plane block - A novel approach for performing an ...
Lee, H. K., Han, H.-S., Min, S. K. and Lee, J.-H. (2005), Sex-based analysis of the outcome of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis. Br J Surg, 92: 463-466. doi: 10.1002/bjs.4870 ...
Tomasz Rogula MD, PhD, is a Staff Surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Cleveland Clinics Bariatric & Metabolic Institute and the Department of Surgery. In addition to bariatric surgery, his specialty interests include advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery, gastrointestinal surgery and hernia repair. He performed the first robotic-assisted gastric bypass for obesity, and initiated single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy and hernia repair at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Rogula has pioneered research on novel weight-loss surgery procedures, and has published articles and book chapters on bariatric and laparoscopic surgery. He is a member of the American Medical Association, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, and European Association for Endoscopic Surgery. Dr. Rogula is a co-founder of the International Club of Young Laparoscopic ...
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Lower-limb venous haemodynamics were studied prospectively in 40 patients (24 women, 16 men of median age 52 years) undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Patients were randomized to wear compression stockings during surgery or no stockings. All received subcutaneous heparin prophylaxis. Venous capacitance and outflow were measured non-invasively before, during and after pneumoperitoneum. In the group without compression stockings (20 patients) venous capacitance and outflow decreased during pneumoperitoneum in most patients. In the group wearing stockings (20 patients) the changes were less pronounced or abolished. There was a significant difference between the groups in venous capacitance and outflow ratios at mid-operation: median (interquartile range) 0.89 (0.56-1.16) and 0.89 (0.56-1.15) respectively in the group without stockings versus 1.48 (1.09-2.19) and 1.71 (1.20-2.19) respectively in that with stockings (P | 0.001). Pneumoperitoneum creates a significant resistance to venous return.
There have been a number of modifications in the technique of LC. The use of the fourth trocar which is generally used for fundic retraction in the American technique seemed unnecessary by some surgeons [4] others used sutures to retract the gall bladder [11, 15]. Trichac in his prospective trial addressed the safety and the advantages of the three port technique in terms of analgesia requirement [11], though he found no improvement in postoperative hospital stay, his work and other published series on this technique were carried out only on elective patients. In fact the procedure was practiced on cases of acute cholecystitis as well but not reported [16]. In this retrospective single centre non randomised review we compared the safety and the advantages of three-port LC in AC and CC in a large comparative study.. When performed on acute and chronic cholecystitis the three-port technique was found to be safe; there were no common bile duct injuries or deaths in either group. Port site bleeding, ...
Hatice Subasi, MD1, Iclal Ozdemir Kol, MD2, Cevdet Duger, MD2,. Kenan Kaygusuz, MD2, Ahmet Cemil Isbir, MD2,. Sinan Gursoy, MD2, Caner Mimaroglu, MD2. 1Department of Anesthesiology, Numune State Hospital, Sivas, Turkey. 2Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey. Correspondence: Dr. Cevdet Duger, Department of Anesthesiology, Cumhuriyet University, School of Medicine, 58140, Sivas, (Turkey); E-mail: [email protected]; Tel: 00903462580125; Fax: 00903462581305. ABSTRACT. Aim: The aim was to compare the effects of dexmedetomidine and remifentanyl in total intraveous anesthesia (TIVA) in laparoscopic cholecystectomy operations.. Methodology: Forty, 18-60 years old, elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy patients were included in the study. In Group D, TIVA was performed by 150 μg/kg/min propofol and 0.5 µg/kg/h dexmedetomidine infusions. In Group R patients, TIVA was performed with 150 μg/kg/min propofol and 0.5 µg/kg/min remifentanil infusions. ...
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Gallstones have been found in 3500 years old Egyptian mummies during the autopsies. In 1420, Antonio Benivieni was the first to describe gallstones. Carl Langenbuch performed the first cholecystectomy of a 43-year-old man who had suffered from biliary colic for sixteen years. Historically, open cholecystectomy was the treatment employed for chronic cholecystitis. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy was developed to treat chronic cholecystitis and the shift from open to laparoscopic cholecystectomy occurred in the late 1980s. ...
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Since the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy on a pregnant lady in 1991, a plethora of articles and case studies have been published addressing laparoscopy and their role in pregnancy. The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Green-top Guidelines recommends laparoscopic surgery as the preferred approach in early ectopic tubal pregnancies. Laparoscopic versus laparotomy management of abdominal ectopic is a traumatic experience both on physical and emotional levels. The case study was a 36-year-old gravida 2 para 0 patient, previously normal pregnant lady, in which the follow-up ultrasound revealed moderate hemoperitoneum at 14-16 weeks of gestation. Upon urgent diagnostic laparoscopy, massive hemoperitoneum was detected despite no clinical signs of hemodynamic instability. Uterus was found to be within the normal measurements consistent with the nonpregnant state. Multiple myomas were clearly seen in the uterine wall. A fetus of 14-16 weeks was detected attached to the colon during formal
TY - JOUR. T1 - Role of cholecystectomy and lymph node dissection in patients with T2 gallbladder cancer. AU - Kim, Dong Hyun. AU - Kim, Sung Hoon. AU - Choi, Gi Hong. AU - Kang, Chang Moo. AU - Kim, Kyung Sik. AU - Choi, Jin Sub. AU - Lee, Woo Jung. PY - 2013/11. Y1 - 2013/11. N2 - Background: Incidental findings of gallbladder cancer (GBCA) have dramatically increased as an initial presentation of the disease because of the expansion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. However, the optimal management of T2 GBCA remains at issue. Methods: We compared our 10-year experience with the consensus surgical strategy for T2 GBCA. Between January 2000 and December 2009, 70 patients at Severance Hospital, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea, underwent surgical treatment for GBCA stage T2. The medical records of 70 patients with T2 GBCA were retrospectively reviewed. Results: Radical cholecystectomy was performed on only 32 (45.8 %) patients. In patients with T2 GBCA and positive lymph nodes (LN), ...
This medical animation shows laparoscopically assisted gallbladder removal surgery, or cholecystectomy. The animation begins by showing the normal anatomy of the liver and gallbladder. Over time, gallstones form within the gallbladder, blocking the cystic duct, and causing the gallbladder to become enlarged and inflamed. The procedure, sometimes called a lap-chole, begins with the insertion of four trocar devices, which allow the physician to see inside the abdomen without making a large incision. Air is added to the abdominal cavity to make it easier to see the gall bladder. Next, we see a view through the laparascope, showing two surgical instruments grasping the gallbladder while a third severs the cystic duct. After the gallbladder is removed, the camera pans around to show that the cystic artery and vein, have already been clipped to prevent bleeding.
BACKGROUND: The cystic duct has been included in the staging classification scheme for gallbladder cancer since the 2010 publication of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual (7th edition). To our knowledge, only seven other cases of adenocarcinoma arising in the remnant cystic duct following cholecystectomy have been reported in the English-language literature, and none has been reported as primary early-stage T1b remnant cystic duct cancer (CDC). We report, herein, a case of primary adenocarcinoma arising in the remnant cystic duct in a patient with history of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallstone disease. CASE PRESENTATION: An 81-year-old female presented with abdominal pain. Her medical history included a laparoscopic cholecystectomy for cholecystolithiasis two years prior. Jaundice was observed; imaging studies suggested that this was caused by choledocholithiasis. Blood chemistry findings showed severe liver dysfunction. Endoscopic retrograde cholangiography revealed haemobilia from the ...
Timing of cholecystectomy after endoscopic sphincterotomy for common bile duct stones. Schiphorst, Anandi H. W.; Besselink, Marc G. H.; Boerma, Djamila; Timmer, Robin; Wiezer, Marinus J.; van Erpecum, Karel J.; Broeders, Ivo A. M.; van Ramshorst, Bert // Surgical Endoscopy;Sep2008, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p2046 According to the literature, the conversion rate for laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) after endoscopic sphincterotomy (ES) for cholecystodocholithiasis reaches 20%, at least when LC is performed 6 to 8 weeks afterward. It is hypothesized that early planned LC after ES prevents recurrent biliary... ...
Early diagnosis and curative resection are significant predictors of survival in patients with pancreatic cancer. We hypothesize that cholecystectomy within 12 months of pancreatic cancer affects 1-year survival. The Surveillance Epidemiology and End Result (SEER) database linked to Medicare data was used to identify patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer who underwent cholecystectomy 1 to 12 months prior to cancer diagnosis. The SEER database identified 32,569 patients from 1995 to 2002; 415 (1.3%) underwent cholecystectomy prior to cancer diagnosis. Patients who underwent cholecystectomy had a higher proportion of diabetes (40.2% vs 20.5%; P < 0.01), obesity (8.9% vs 3.1%; P < 0.01), jaundice (17.3% vs 0.7%; P < 0.01), cholelithiasis (70.4% vs 4.2%; P < 0.01), choledocholithiasis (0.7% vs 0.0%; P < 0.01), weight loss (17.3% vs 4.7%; P < 0.01), abdominal pain (79.5% vs 22.5%), steatorrhea (0.7% vs 0.0%; P < 0.01), and cholecystitis (32.3% vs 1.7% ; P < 0.0001). After controlling for tumor ...
About … Postprocedural abdominal pain led to a computed tomography (CT)3 scan which confirmed ascites. Dropped gallstones leading to abscess formation can occur after a period of months to years after the laparoscopic cholecystectomy, which can make diagnosis challenging . RJJackson After laparoscopic gallbladder removal, 53 patients were randomized to have a suction drain positioned in the subhepatic space and 53 patients to have a sham drain. Biliary LeakBiliary Leak Leaks from the cystic duct stumpLeaks from the cystic duct stump unrecognized duct of Luschkaunrecognized duct of Luschka.. Bile leaks commonly present shortly after cholecystectomyBile leaks commonly present shortly after cholecystectomy ((within 1 weekwithin 1 week)) with right upper quadrant pain, fever, chills, and hyperbilirubinemiawith right upper quadrant … The following factors correlated with a worse outcome: length of time bile was left in the abdomen and the development of superinfection. Surgeons must watch for the ...
Results A total of 95 523 patients were selected. After matching the 3 groups based on propensity scores, patients who underwent surgery during days 2 through 5 and days 6 through 10 had increasingly worse outcomes when compared with those undergoing surgery on days 0 through 1. The odds of mortality were 1.26 (95% CI, 1.00-1.58) and 1.93 (95% CI, 1.38-2.68), and the odds of postoperative infections were 0.88 (95% CI, 0.69-1.12) and 1.53 (95% CI, 1.05-2.23) for days 2 through 5 and days 6 through 10, respectively. Adjusted mean hospital cost increased from $8974 (days 0-1) to $17 745 (days 6-10). Analysis by each incremental day revealed the optimal time of surgery to be within the first 48 hours of presentation. ...
Clinical Case: You are doing Total Intravenous Anesthesia (TIVA) for a laparoscopic cholecystectomy on a healthy 40 year old woman. Midway through the surgery, the patients heart rate suddenly climbs to 160, and the blood pressure climbs to 190/110. What do you do? Discussion: Your own heart rate hits 170. You check the ABCs of…
The gallbladder is a small sac-like digestive organ on the right side of your upper abdomen. This organ stores bile. Bile is used in the digestion of foods, especially fats. Sometimes small stones called gallstones may form. The gallstones can cause a blockage of the ducts that carries bile from the gallbladder to the small intestine. If the duct remains blocked for a period of time, severe damage or infection can occur. When these stones cause symptoms surgery may be needed. Symptoms often include pain beneath the ribs and nausea that lasts several hours after eating a fatty meal. Even with the gallbladder removed, bile is still delivered to the small intestine through the ducts and digestion of food.. ...
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Methodology: This observational prospective study was carried out at Department of Surgery, Rehman Medical Institute, Peshawar, Pakistan from January 2017 to December 2017. Surgical notes for all laparoscopic cholecystectomies undertaken were documented using a standard proforma immediately after surgery and analyzed using the latest version of SPSS. All patients having symptomatic gall stones disease, subjected to laparoscopic cholecystectomy were included in the study. Patients who were lost to follow up and those with incomplete laboratory and histopathology records were excluded from study ...
Pharmacokinetic alterations of medications administered during surgeries involving cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) have been reported. The impact of CPB on the cytochrome P450 (CYP) enzymes’ activity is the key factor. The metabolic rates of caffeine, dextromethorphan, midazolam, omeprazole, and Losartan to the CYP-specific metabolites are validated measures of in vivo CYP 1A2, 2D6, 3A4, 2C19, and 2C9 activities, respectively. The study aim is to assess the activities of major CYPs in patients on extracorporeal circulation (EC). This is a pilot, prospective, open-label, observational study in patients undergoing surgery using EC and patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy as a control group. CYP activities will be measured on the day, and 1–2 days pre-surgery/3–4 days post-surgery (cardiac surgery and Laparoscopic cholecystectomy) and 1–2 days after starting ECMO, 1–2 weeks after starting ECMO, and 1–2 days after
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The surgical method used for removal of gallbladder is termed as cholecystectomy. Gallbladder is a small organ but has a vital role in the digestive function of the body. It is located really close to the liver in the upper part of the right abdominal cavity and the bile juice released by the liver is stored inside the gallbladder. Bile is an important gastrointestinal juice used during digestion for breaking down fatty food substances. Cholecystectomy is carried out when gallstones are formed inside the gallbladder and prevent proper bile flow from it. Post cholecystectomy syndrome or PCS, in other words, refers to the complications that arise after the gallbladder is surgically eliminated ...
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Cholecystectomy What is a cholecystectomy? A cholecystectomy is surgery to remove your gallbladder. The gallbladder is a small organ under your liver. It is on the upper right side of your belly or abdomen. The gallbladder stores a digestive juice called bile which is made in the liver. There are 2 types of surgery to remove the gallbladder: Open (traditional) method. In this method, 1 cut (incision) about 4 to 6 inches long is made in the upper right-hand side of your belly. The surgeon finds the gallb...
Laparoscopic Exploratory Surgery. Exploratory laparoscopy has often been used for diagnostic purposes to view the abdomen after abdominal trauma and in cases of abdominal illness.. Laparoscopy is a term given to a group of operations that are performed with the aid of a camera placed in the abdomen. Originally, the laparoscope was used during surgical removal of the gallbladder (laparoscopic cholecystectomy) and appendix (laparoscopic appendectomy).. Now the laparoscope also allows physicians to perform minimally invasive surgery with just a small incision in the abdomen. This technology, known as laparoscopic assisted surgery, enables the minimally invasive removal of the colon, and the weight reducing procedure gastric bypass.. The procedure is usually done in the hospital, under general anesthesia, and after informed consent has been obtained. A catheter (a small flexible tube) is inserted through the urethra into the bladder. An additional tube may be passed through the nostril and into the ...
The hepatic duct is part of the biliary tract that transports secretions from the liver into the intestines. It carries more volume in people who have had their gallbladder removed. It is an important anatomic landmark during surgeries such as gall bladder removal. It forms one edge of Calots triangle, along with the cystic duct and the cystic artery. All constituents of this triangle must be identified to avoid cutting or clipping the wrong structure. There is some normal anatomic variation of the diameter. The common hepatic duct is about 6mm in diameter in adults, with some variation.[2] A diameter of more than 8 mm is regarded as abnormal dilatation, and is a sign of cholestasis.[3]. ...
The px started out as a laparoscopic cholecystectomy but the converted to an open. The colon was punctured by the trocar. The colon was repaired then they...
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The risk of biliary injury is more during laparoscopic cholecystectomy than during open cholecystectomy. Biliary injury may ... A cholecystectomy may be an open procedure, or a laparoscopic one. In the surgery, the gallbladder is removed from the neck to ... The first laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed by Erich Mühe of Germany in 1985, although French surgeons Phillipe Mouret and ... It happens when there is a bile leak, for example after surgery for removing the gallbladder (laparoscopic cholecystectomy), ...
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... laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is performed using several small incisions located at various points ... Several studies have demonstrated the superiority of laparoscopic cholecystectomy when compared to open cholecystectomy (using ... Early laparoscopic cholecystectomy (within 7 days of visiting a doctor with symptoms) as compared to delayed treatment (more ... Chen L, Tao SF, Xu Y, Fang F, Peng SY (2005). "Patients' quality of life after laparoscopic or open cholecystectomy". Journal ...
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"Predictors of Major Complications after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy:Surgeon, Hospital, or Patient?". J Am Coll Surg. 211 (1): ... "Predicting Major Complications after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Simple Risk Score". Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. ... Singla A, Simons JP, Carroll JE, Li YF, Ng SC, Tseng JF, Shah SA (Mar 2010). "Hospital Volume as a Surrogate for Laparoscopic- ... Csikesz NG, Singla A, Murphy MM, Tseng JF, Shah SA (Aug 2010). "Surgeon volume metrics in laparoscopic cholesystectomy". Dig ...
The first laparoscopic cholecystectomy by German surgeon Erich Mühe. 1985. Positron emission tomography was invented. 1987. The ... German surgeon Georg Kelling performed the first Laparoscopic surgery on dogs. 1901. Austrian physician Karl Landsteiner ... Swiss physician Hans Christian Jacobaeus performed the first Laparoscopic surgery on humans. 1914. Blood transfusion was ...
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"Effect of acupressure on postoperative nausea and vomiting in laparoscopic cholecystectomy". Archived from the original on 2012 ... laparoscopic and ENT procedures, and strabismus procedures in children. Anesthetic risk factors include the use of volatile ...
September 12 - German surgeon Erich Mühe performs the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy. October 17 - The British House of ...
"Neuroticism in relation to recovery and persisting pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy". Scandinavian Journal of ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, introduced in the 1980s, is performed via three to four small puncture holes for a camera and ... Sathesh-Kumar, T (1 February 2004). "Spilled gall stones during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a review of the literature". ... There are two surgical options for cholecystectomy: Open cholecystectomy is performed via an abdominal incision (laparotomy) ... Cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) has a 99% chance of eliminating the recurrence of cholelithiasis. The lack of a ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has been used to treat the condition when due to dyskinesia of the gallbladder. Symptoms may ... June 2008). "Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in children provides durable symptom relief". J. Pediatr. Surg ... Geiger TM (May 2008). "Prognostic indicators of quality of life after cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia". Am Surg. 74 (5 ... is considered to be diagnostic of biliary dyskinesia and suitable for cholecystectomy to be considered. ...
Cholecystectomy may be performed via an open incision or via laparoscopic methods, but gallbladder anatomy and consistency may ... Tomioka, T.; Tajima, Y.; Inoue, K.; Onizuka, S.; Ikematsu, Y.; Kanematsu, T. (March 1997). "Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Is a ... The first study reviewed 10,741 cholecystectomies and found that the 88 patients with gallbladder cancer did not have calcified ... Based on evidence in the current literature, a prophylactic cholecystectomy is not routinely recommended for all patients with ...
In another randomised controlled trial of skills transfer from Touch Surgery to laparoscopic cholecystectomy, the Touch Surgery ... From Touch Surgery to Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy". Journal of Surgical Research. 234: 217-223. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2018.09.042 ... for cognitive training and assessment of laparoscopic cholecystectomy". Surgical Endoscopy. 31 (10): 4058-4066. doi:10.1007/ ... app has proved effective for providing cognitive training in laparoscopic cholecystectomies to medical students. In October ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy can be a challenging procedure and surgeons must be trained with advanced laparoscopic skills to ... By 2013, laparoscopic cholecystectomy had replaced open cholecystectomy as the first-choice of treatment for people with ... A serious complication of cholecystectomy is biliary injury, or damage to the bile ducts. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has a ... Mühe was inspired to develop a technique for laparoscopic cholecystectomy by the first laparoscopic appendectomy, performed by ...
The cystic artery lies within the hepatobiliary triangle, which is used to locate it during a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The ... cholecystectomy). The cystic artery lies within the hepatobiliary triangle, which is used to locate it during a laparoscopic ... "Using a standardized method for laparoscopic cholecystectomy to create a concept operation-specific checklist". HPB. 16 (5): ... cholecystectomy. It may also contain an accessory right hepatic artery or an anomalous sectoral bile ducts. As a result, ...
The risk of biliary injury is more during laparoscopic cholecystectomy than during open cholecystectomy. Biliary injury may ... It is most commonly an iatrogenic complication of cholecystectomy (surgical removal of the gallbladder), but can also be caused ...
2003). "Causes and prevention of laparoscopic bile duct injuries: analysis of 252 cases from a human factors and cognitive ... it remains an important landmark for surgeons performing cholecystectomy to avoid damaging the common bile duct. Calot's node ...
Hassler, Kenneth R.; Collins, Jason T.; Philip, Ken; Jones, Mark W. (2022), "Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy", StatPearls, ... or cholecystectomy. Occasionally gallstones may become lodged in the common bile duct and obstruct the flow of bile from the ... this condition is known as choledocholithiasis and is another indication for cholecystectomy. The common bile duct, commonly ...
He is the author of several publications including "Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a Rural Family Practice: The Vivian, LA ... Haynes, John H.; Guha, Somes C.; Taylor, Steven G. (1 March 2004). "Laparoscopic cholescystectomy in a rural family practice: ...
Laparoscopic surgery is an option for small or solitary polyps.[citation needed] Polypoid lesions of the gallbladder affect ... Surgical removal of the gallbladder (cholecystectomy) is recommended when a gallbladder polyp larger than 1 cm is found, even ...
... such as Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. The Hippocrates Project also created early versions of the electronic medical record. As ...
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) Patient Information from SAGES (March 2015) Laparoscopic Colon Resection ... "Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery". Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery. Retrieved 2016-08-03. Sroka, Gideon; Feldman, ... Guidelines for Laparoscopic Appendectomy (April 2009) Guidelines for the Use of Laparoscopic Ultrasound (March 2009) Guidelines ... Laparoscopic Surgery for Severe (Morbid) Obesity Patient Information from SAGES (March 2015) Laparoscopic Spleen Removal ( ...
Laparoscopic surgery Remote surgery Robotic surgery Marescaux J, Leroy J, Rubino F, Vix M, Simone M, Mutter D. Transcontinental ... The operation involved minimally invasive surgery: The 45-minute procedure consisted of a cholecystectomy on a 68-year-old ...
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Required Equipment And Technical Details. SPIE. 1991 Gershman, A.: Laparoscopic Procedures In ... 1991 Phillips, E., Daykhovsky, L., Gershman, A.: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Clinical Experience Of 100 Patients. SPIE. 1991 ... 1990 Gershman, A., Grundfest, W., Daykhovsky, L.: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Instrumentation And Technique. J. ... 1992 Ehrlich, R., Raz, S., Gershman, A., Fuchs, G.: Laparoscopic Nephrectomy In A Child: Expending Horizons Of Laparoscopy In ...
Both men met strong resistance, which only ended with the introduction of the laparoscopic cholecystectomy in France and ... He had learnt the use of the laparoscopic procedure in Paris from the groundbreaking gynecologist Professor Raoul Palmer (1904- ... However, following four years of research, he performed his first laparoscopic appendectomy in 1975. During the next two years ... Another well known doctor, the gynecologist Dr Kurt Semm (1927-2003), also performed an early laparoscopic appendix and ...
Starting with a simple appendectomy, cholecystectomy, partial kidney resections and partial liver resections, the laparoscopic ... Real-time image guidance in laparoscopic liver surgery: first clinical experience with a guidance system based on ... "Real-time image guidance in laparoscopic liver surgery: first clinical experience with a guidance system based on ... Efficacy of DynaCT for surgical navigation during complex laparoscopic surgery: an initial experience. Partial resection of the ...
... of neosaxitoxin versus bupivacaine via port infiltration for postoperative analgesia following laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a ...
Hugh, T. B.; Kelly, M. D.; Li, B (1992). "Laparoscopic anatomy of the cystic artery". American Journal of Surgery. 163 (6): 593 ... It must be identified and ligated in operations that remove the gallbladder (cholecystectomies). Balija, M; Huis, M; Nikolic, V ... Enlarged cystic artery Sometimes enlarged cystic artery can be found during cholecystectomy. ... Stulhofer, M (1999). "Laparoscopic visualization of the cystic artery anatomy". World Journal of Surgery. 23 (7): 703-7, ...
S. Uranüs, Z. Peng, L. Kronberger, J. Pfeifer, B. Salehi: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy using 2-mm instruments. In: J ... S. Uranues: Laparoscopic Techniques in the Repair of Large Defects. In: R. Latifi (Hrsg.): Surgery of Complex Abdominal Wall ... S. Uranues, O. Alimoglu: Laparoscopic surgery of the spleen. In: SURG CLIN N AMER. 2005; 85(1)S. 75-90. S. Uranues: Natural ... S. Uranues: Laparoscopic surgery in upper gastrintestinal tract. Progress in surgical techniques in digestive system neoplasms ...
... first laparoscopic cholecystectomy Paul Randall Harrington, first interior fixation of the spine by means of a Harrington rod. ... first in India to perform awake craniotomy and laparoscopic spine surgery. Claudius Amyand, performed the first Appendicectomy ...
Short-term complications from laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding are reported to be lower than laparoscopic Roux-en-Y ... Cholecystectomy). Adverse effects on the kidneys have been studied. Hyperoxaluria that can potentially lead to oxalate ... Leak rates have now globally decreased to a mean of 1-5%. Laparoscopic bariatric surgery requires a hospital stay of only one ... In the three decades that followed, obesity rates have continued to rise, laparoscopic surgical techniques have made the ...
Bhandarkar D, Mittal G, Shah R, Katara A, Udwadia TE (January 2011). "Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: How I do it ... Litynski, G. S. (1998). "Erich Mühe and the Rejection of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (1985): A Surgeon Ahead of His Time". ... In 1985, Erich Mühe, professor of surgery in Germany, performed the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Afterward, laparoscopy ... Laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery belong to the broader field of endoscopy. The first laparoscopic procedure was performed ...
For example, to estimate how much time a cholecystectomy will require, the management determines how long previous ... Alarcon A, Berguer R. A comparison of operating room crowding between open and laparoscopic operations. Surgical Endoscopy 1996 ... cholecystectomy operations took the participating surgeon. Limiting this approach is the number of prior recorded cases and the ...
Hand-Book of Bariatric Surgery Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy-A Comprehensive Atlas Single-Port Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ... Laparoscopic Management Surgical Endoscopy -Update of guidelines on Laparoscopic (TAPP) and Endoscopic (TEP) treatment of ... from the pioneers of the technology such as Mohan Chellappa which helped him to perform the first Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ... He sits in the Board of Governors of the Gasless Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeons Society International and is the Advisor ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has rapidly become the procedure of choice for rou... ... equally true that no procedure has been more instrumental in ushering in the laparoscopic age than laparoscopic cholecystectomy ... Whereas it is true that no operation has been more profoundly affected by the advent of laparoscopy than cholecystectomy has, ... encoded search term (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy) and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy What to Read Next on Medscape ...
Al Raymoony, A. (‎2001)‎. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Jordan. EMHJ - Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 7 (‎4-5)‎, 838- ... This study showed that laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a safe procedure with reasonable operative time, less postoperative pain ... who underwent cholecystectomy in Zarqa city, Jordan between July 1998 and July 1999. The success rate was 87% and the procedure ...
Benefits of the laparoscopic cholecystectomy include a shorter recovery time. Discover details about the laparoscopic ... Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is surgery to remove the gallbladder. ... www.uptodate.com/contents/laparoscopic-cholecystectomy?source=search_result&search=Laparoscopic+Cholecystectomy&selectedTitle=1 ... Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a less invasive method to remove the gallbladder. The surgery to remove the gallbladder is ...
Cosmetic Outcome After Single Incision Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy and Conventional Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: An Objective ... regarding cosmetic outcome after single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy and conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy was ... Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) has been projected to have better cosmetic outcome as compared to ... Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy doesnt seem to offer any significant cosmetic advantage over conventional ...
Bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the value of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. ... Bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the value of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. ... Bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the value of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is now considered a safe procedure for the management of cholelithiasis. During the procedure, ... Cholelithoptysis and cholelithorrhea: rare complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Journal Article (Journal Article) ... Two patients with complications from gross intraperitoneal stone spillage during laparoscopic cholecystectomy, namely ... Both patients developed cholelithoptysis, or the coughing up of gallstones, within 1 year of their laparoscopic surgery. In ...
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Predicting failure of outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Thomas N. Robinson, Walter L. Biffl, Ernest E. Moore, Julie K. ... Dive into the research topics of Predicting failure of outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Together they form a unique ...
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Umbilicus Saving Three-Port Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy By Dr. Daisuke Hashimoto *Umbilicus Saving Three-Port Laparoscopic ... Several studies have reported that 3-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy is technically acceptable [5-11].. Recent laparoscopic ... The most recent development in laparoscopic cholecystectomy is single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) [23-25]. This ... Risk factors for conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 2005; 19:905-909. 21. ...
Elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy without routine intraoperative cholangiography - a retrospective analysis of 1101 ... List of publications , Elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy without routine intraoperative cholangiography - a retrospective ...
Bhattacharya K, Cathrine N. Two port laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Tropical Gastroenterology. 2000 Jul-Sep; 21(3): 149. ...
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Jordan  Al Raymoony, A. (‎2001)‎ This study was conducted on 100 patients with symptomatic ... gallbladder stones, aged 22-81 years with a mean of 51.5 years, who underwent cholecystectomy in Zarqa city, Jordan between ...
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Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. .. Gall Bladder Removal (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy). Gall bladder removal is usually done ... The body can function well without a gall bladder, and Dr David can remove the organ using laparoscopic techniques without ... using laparoscopic keyhole surgery.. Gall stones can develop if the bile gets too concentrated. These small, hard stones can ...
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Yesterday I watched a laparoscopic cholecystectomy (in normal language: a surgery where they remove the gall bladder using the ... Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Ill explain later!). Posted on February 27, 2015. by annathomassen ... Yesterday I watched a laparoscopic cholecystectomy (in normal language: a surgery where they remove the gall bladder using the ... This entry was posted in Grenada and tagged Backpacking, Cholecystectomy, Doctors, Gap year, Grenada, Hospital, Laparascopy, ...
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic Appendectomy, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair and other procedures, in India. ... With laparoscopic cholecystectomy, you probably will only have to stay in the hospital overnight. With open cholecystectomy, ... Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Appendectomy Surgery at World Class Hospitals in India. What is a Laparoscope and How is it Used ... safemedtrip.com/medical-services/laparoscopic-minimally-invasive-surgery-in-india/laparoscopic-cholecystectomy-appendicectomy- ...
... we also have a protocol to perform laparoscopic cholecystectomy using epidural anesthesia instead of general anesthesia. ... laparoscopic cholecystectomy is undertaken via four laparoscopic trocar incisions. This is the conventional laparoscopic ... also known as cholecystectomy. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a very common procedure done in the United States by general ... This is called laparoscopic single site cholecystectomy via an umbilical incision. In our program, we have developed a protocol ...
Days to return to normal activity was 4 days at an average.Conclusions: The 3-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy technique is ... Background: 300 cases of cholelithiasis were operated by stitch less, clip less, three ports laparoscopic cholecystectomy at ... Stitch less, clip less, three ports laparoscopic cholecystectomy: experience of 300 cases. International Journal of Research in ... Stitch less, clip less, three ports laparoscopic cholecystectomy: experience of 300 cases. ...
Conclusion: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is associated with a low risk of PSI, which in most cases is ... THE FREQUENCY OF PORT-SITE INFECTION IN LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMIES. J Postgrad Med Inst [Internet]. 2011 Aug. 15 [cited ... Objective: To study the frequency of port-site infection (PSI) in cases of laparoscopic cholecystectomies ... Material and Methods: Record of all patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Surgical A ...
What is a laparoscopic cholecystectomy?. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy surgery is a surgical procedure in which the gallbladder ... The traditional open cholecystectomy takes about 4-5 hours to complete. At the same time, the laparoscopic cholecystectomy is ... Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has far fewer complications than the traditional method. About 94% of laparoscopic ... What Are The Benefits Of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy?. Posted on September 4, 2021. Author Jesus Jackson Comments Off on What ...
... Authors: Jyoti Pathania, Indira Gandhi Medical College, ... Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Patient with Empty Sella Turcica. Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology, 29(1), pp.48-51. DOI ... Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Patient with Empty Sella Turcica. Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology, 29(1), pp.48-51. DOI ... "Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Patient with Empty Sella Turcica". Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology 29 (1): 48-51. DOI: ...
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  • A National Institutes of Health (NIH) consensus statement in 1992 stated that laparoscopic cholecystectomy provides a safe and effective treatment for most patients with symptomatic gallstones and has become the treatment of choice for many patients. (medscape.com)
  • Cholecystectomy is not indicated in most patients with asymptomatic (silent) gallstones, because only 2-3% of these patients go on to become symptomatic each year. (medscape.com)
  • Both patients developed cholelithoptysis, or the coughing up of gallstones, within 1 year of their laparoscopic surgery. (duke.edu)
  • About 94% of laparoscopic cholecystectomies are successful for treating chronic gallstones , while more than 98% of open cholecystectomies can be performed successfully for treating acute stones in patients. (doctorespo.com)
  • The current study was conducted for determining the diagnostic and surgical outcomes in the patients with gallstones treated with laparoscopic cholecystectomy techniques. (sjarr.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the gold standard for symptomatic gallstones. (msjonline.org)
  • Gallstones and laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (msjonline.org)
  • Abdominal actinomycosis usually follows cholecystectomy complicated by spilled gallstones and/or bile. (scitcentral.com)
  • Cholecystectomy is a laparoscopic procedure used to treat gallstones by removing the gallbladder. (nuffieldhealth.com)
  • Treatment for gallstones usually involves minimally invasive keyhole surgery (laparoscopic cholecystectomy). (nuffieldhealth.com)
  • For an accurate determination of the indications for elective cholecystectomy, the risk posed by the operation (with individual patient age and comorbid factors taken into account) must be weighed against the risk of complications and death if the operation is not done. (medscape.com)
  • What are the complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy? (rxlist.com)
  • Cholelithoptysis and cholelithorrhea: rare complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (duke.edu)
  • Two patients with complications from gross intraperitoneal stone spillage during laparoscopic cholecystectomy, namely cholelithoptysis and cholelithorrhea, are presented. (duke.edu)
  • They are often seen during the laparoscopic cholecystectomy and must be recognized by the operating surgeon to avoid complications. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has far fewer complications than the traditional method. (doctorespo.com)
  • The total 30 pregnant patients were suspected acutely symptomatic cholelithiasis or its complications were treated using laparoscopic approach at the at the Department of Surgery of Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan after approval from the institutional ethical committee. (sjarr.com)
  • The surgical community is quick to point to the humanistic benefit patients derive from a successful laparoscopic cholecystectomy, but quietly fears the consequences of the infrequent, but devastating, bile duct injury (BDI).These complications reached an incidence of 0.4% to 0.8% during early experiences with laparoscopic cholecystectomy [1]. (virginiahernia.com)
  • Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy: our experience from a retrospective analysis. (msjonline.org)
  • The role of abdominal drainage to prevent of intra-abdominal complications after laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: prospective randomized trial. (msjonline.org)
  • Conclusion: In our study ERCP followed by early laparoscopic cholecystectomy was safe with significant reduction in the average length of stay , operative time , complications and rate of conversion to an open procedure as compared to ERCP followed by delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients with choledocholithiasis. (journalcra.com)
  • Are there any benefits of laparoscopic cholecystectomy compared with open cholecystectomy? (rxlist.com)
  • What Are The Benefits Of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy? (doctorespo.com)
  • Posted on September 4, 2021 Author Jesus Jackson Comments Off on What Are The Benefits Of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy? (doctorespo.com)
  • Because the incisions are what cause most of the postsurgical pain, the smaller incisions with laparoscopic cholecystectomy result in substantially less pain. (rxlist.com)
  • Because the incisions are smaller with laparoscopic cholecystectomy, there isn't as much pain after this operation as after open cholecystectomy. (safemedtrip.com)
  • In most hospitals, laparoscopic cholecystectomy is undertaken via four laparoscopic trocar incisions. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • While, during laparoscopic surgery, the incisions are tiny (about 1 inch long), and there's no exposed wound to heal. (doctorespo.com)
  • While during laparoscopic surgery, only small incisions are made, and blood leakage is unlikely to happen. (doctorespo.com)
  • Under this laparoscopic gallstone surgery , a surgeon makes a certain number of small incisions on the right side of the belly or abdomen of a person. (diet-plan-review.com)
  • Such form of gallstone surgery is less invasive when compared to an open cholecystectomy because the latter one involves much larger incisions when compared to the previous one. (diet-plan-review.com)
  • Wherever appropriate, laparoscopic surgery is preferable since it is less invasive, and involves smaller incisions, less scarring, less pain, and a shorter recovery period. (anaheimsurgical.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a less invasive method to remove the gallbladder . (rxlist.com)
  • The surgery to remove the gallbladder is called a cholecystectomy (chol-e-cys-tec-toe-mee). (rxlist.com)
  • Using advanced laparoscopic technology, it is now possible to remove the gallbladder through a tiny incision at the navel. (hsvgi.com)
  • Because of the minimal scarring associated with our surgical technique and the laparoscopic approach, our surgeons can usually remove the gallbladder just as if the patient had never had prior surgery. (njbariatricinstitute.com)
  • Laparoscopic gallbladder removal is surgery to remove the gallbladder using a medical device called a laparoscope. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Hashimoto D, Hirota M, Yagi Y, Baba H. Umbilicus Saving Three-Port Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. (webmedcentral.com)
  • Three-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) has been reported to be technically acceptable. (webmedcentral.com)
  • Several studies have reported that 3-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy is technically acceptable [5-11]. (webmedcentral.com)
  • IMSEAR at SEARO: Two port laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (who.int)
  • Two port laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (who.int)
  • Bhattacharya K, Cathrine N. Two port laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (who.int)
  • Whereas it is true that no operation has been more profoundly affected by the advent of laparoscopy than cholecystectomy has, it is equally true that no procedure has been more instrumental in ushering in the laparoscopic age than laparoscopic cholecystectomy has. (medscape.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (pronounced kō'lĭ-sĭ-stěk'tə-mē ) is the surgical removal of the gallbladder by laparoscopy. (hsvgi.com)
  • Laparoscopy has become the highest quality level way to deal with cholecystectomy since its inception 30 years preceding, and is perhaps the most normally performed general surgeries. (bvsalud.org)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has received nearly universal acceptance and is currently considered the criterion standard for the treatment of symptomatic cholelithiasis. (medscape.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is now considered a safe procedure for the management of cholelithiasis. (duke.edu)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has developed as an excellent operational method for the patients with characteristic cholelithiasis and regarding complication. (sjarr.com)
  • Background: 300 cases of cholelithiasis were operated by stitch less, clip less, three ports laparoscopic cholecystectomy at Maxx lyfe Hospital, near Bathindi morh, Sunjwan road, Jammu with effect from August 2017 to May 2019. (who.int)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is considered to be a minimally invasive surgery that is done for the removal of the gallbladder from the body. (diet-plan-review.com)
  • The purpose of the review is to compare the effectiveness and safety of CD ligation versus clipping with the time difference between the cystic duct and the cystic artery and the two laparoscopic cholecystectomy methods. (researchbib.com)
  • El-Labban G, Hokkam E, El-Labban M, Saber A, Heissam K, El-Kammash S. Laparoscopic elective cholecystectomy with and without drain: a controlled randomised trial. (msjonline.org)
  • Trials have shown that laparoscopic cholecystectomy patients in outpatient settings and those in inpatient settings recover equally well, indicating that a greater proportion of patients should be offered the outpatient modality. (medscape.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is currently done as an outpatient procedure. (njbariatricinstitute.com)
  • They perform laparoscopic cholecystectomy as an outpatient procedure and often use intraoperative X-ray testing to ensure that the remaining bile ducts are clear and functioning. (njbariatricinstitute.com)
  • The was laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed by single specialist pediatric surgeon. (ipmj.net)
  • A surgeon or healthcare provider helps determine which option you should go with, either laparoscopic gallstone surgery or open cholecystectomy. (diet-plan-review.com)
  • These contraindications are likely to evolve as cholecystectomy via NOTES advances and gains momentum and surgeon expertise increases. (medscape.com)
  • Dr Lee is an experienced laparoscopic surgeon for cholecystectomy and liver resection. (mountelizabeth.com.sg)
  • I am a Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon at Spire Gatwick Park Hospital. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Dr Taher Abbas Mithi is a vastly Experienced Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgeon Practising in South Mumbai since 1986. (drtahermithi.com)
  • Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) has been projected to have better cosmetic outcome as compared to conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CLC). (sages.org)
  • The patient perception regarding cosmetic outcome after single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy and conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy was similar in both the groups. (sages.org)
  • Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy doesn't seem to offer any significant cosmetic advantage over conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (sages.org)
  • Recent laparoscopic surgery accepts an incision around the umbilicus. (webmedcentral.com)
  • There have been several technical variations in laparoscopic cholecystectomy since then to try reduce to the number of incision, without compromising the safety of the operation. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • This is called laparoscopic single site cholecystectomy via an umbilical incision. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy surgery is a surgical procedure in which the gallbladder is removed through a small incision. (doctorespo.com)
  • Bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the value of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. (bmj.com)
  • In this situation, an ERCP (an endoscopic procedure to clear the bile duct) is needed to remove the gallstone prior to performing the laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • He is an executive member of the Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (Singapore). (mountelizabeth.com.sg)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a very common procedure done in the United States by general surgeons and liver surgeons . (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Dr. Gillian actually wrote a article on avoiding injuries and making laparoscopic removal of the gallbladder safer that was widely read by other surgeons and published in the medical literature. (virginiahernia.com)
  • I was one of the first surgeons in the UK to perform a single port cholecystectomy and established day case surgery at Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust in 2009. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy first started in the early nineties, but due to the lack of an acceptable conversion rate, it was not accepted by most of the laparoscopic surgeons. (drtahermithi.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has rapidly become the procedure of choice for routine gallbladder removal and is currently the most commonly performed major abdominal procedure in Western countries. (medscape.com)
  • Gall bladder removal is usually done using laparoscopic 'keyhole' surgery. (siteset.hu)
  • Removal of the gallbladder is called Cholecystectomy. (njbariatricinstitute.com)
  • Gallbladder pathology commonly presenting as right upper quadrant abdominal pain/discomfort after meals, nausea, vomiting, and colicky epigastric pain is the most common cause of needing gallbladder removal , also known as cholecystectomy. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is defined as a surgery done for the removal of the gallbladder. (diet-plan-review.com)
  • 1 procedure: gastrectomy and cholecystectomy (n = 1), sleeve gastrectomy and bowel resection (1), sleeve gastrectomy and lap band removal (1), and sleeve gastrectomy, breast augmentation, and abdominoplasty (1). (cdc.gov)
  • We'll show you why laparoscopic cholecystectomy is one of the most common procedures done in hospitals today and all the benefits that come with getting this procedure done. (doctorespo.com)
  • Aim: The aim of this study was to compare 2 groups of patients managed with laparoscopic cholecystectomy post ERCP after 72 hours and after 4 weeks ) in terms of outcome of LC, the rate of conversion to an open procedure, operative time and hospital stay. (journalcra.com)
  • In fact, with the higher rate of cholecystectomy in the laparoscopic era, the costs in the United States of treating gallstone disease may actually have increased. (medscape.com)
  • This study was conducted on 100 patients with symptomatic gallbladder stones, aged 22-81 years with a mean of 51.5 years, who underwent cholecystectomy in Zarqa city, Jordan between July 1998 and July 1999. (who.int)
  • The patient underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (scitcentral.com)
  • group one underwent early laparoscopic cholecystectomy whereas group two had delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (journalcra.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy decreases postoperative pain, decreases the need for postoperative analgesia, shortens the hospital stay from 1 week to less than 24 hours, and returns the patient to full activity within 1 week (compared with 1 month after open cholecystectomy). (medscape.com)
  • [ 3 , 4 ] Laparoscopic cholecystectomy also provides improved cosmesis and improved patient satisfaction as compared with open cholecystectomy . (medscape.com)
  • Data from all over the world have, however, shown that the risk of a bile duct injury (BDI) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy is about 0.5%-that is, about two the three times the risk previously reported for open cholecystectomy. (medscape.com)
  • The general indications for laparoscopic cholecystectomy are the same as those for the corresponding open procedure. (medscape.com)
  • During an open cholecystectomy , the cut is made just below your ribs on the right side and goes to just below your waist. (rxlist.com)
  • With open cholecystectomy, you would have to stay in the hospital for about 5 days. (rxlist.com)
  • Open surgery had people hospitalized for a week, the laparoscopic approach, overnight or not at all. (njbariatricinstitute.com)
  • converted to open cholecystectomy and excluded from the study. (org.pk)
  • The traditional open cholecystectomy takes about 4-5 hours to complete. (doctorespo.com)
  • As a result, the open cholecystectomy patients might have to spend a night or two in the hospital after surgery. (doctorespo.com)
  • According to cholecystectomy in Huntington station , Patients may need 7-10 days of recovery after the open cholecystectomy while laparoscopic ones only need 3-4 healing process is faster for laparoscopic type than for the open one. (doctorespo.com)
  • The traditional open cholecystectomy has a higher risk of developing postoperative bleeding due to frequent cutting into organs and vessels during the procedure. (doctorespo.com)
  • Introduction: This study aims to determine the mortality rate and significant factors associated with laparoscopic (LC) and open cholecystectomies (OC) over a 10-year period. (elsevier.com)
  • Using procedure-specific codes, we calculated annual national volumes for both open and laparoscopic cholecystectomies for the time period under review and the associated in-hospital mortality following both of these procedures. (elsevier.com)
  • In 2006, 12% of cholecystectomies were still performed using an open approach and the associated mortality remained significantly higher than that seen with LC. (elsevier.com)
  • Most people have a quicker recovery and fewer problems with laparoscopic surgery than with open surgery. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Rocha FG, Clanton J. Technique of cholecystectomy: open and minimally invasive. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Gurusamy KS, Samraj K. Routine abdominal drainage for uncomplicated open cholecystectomy. (msjonline.org)
  • Conversion to open cholecystectomy occurred in two case due to severe adhesions at the Calot's triangle in Group II patients. (journalcra.com)
  • The transition from open to laparoscopic and then to minimally invasive single-port surgery has been associated with a marked reduction in the degree of invasiveness, and NOTES surgery represents the next step in the evolution of surgical technique. (medscape.com)
  • this was good in the sense that we all ended up being very comfortable with open cholecystectomies. (blogspot.com)
  • Use with any of Simulab's Laparoscopic Trainers, BOSS Trainer (Basic Open Surgical Skills), or secure to table for use in the classroom, clinic, home, or office. (simulab.com)
  • The rate of laparoscopic cholecystectomy procedures converted to an open procedure is significantly higher in patients with empyema of the gallbladder. (medscape.com)
  • It has been argued that the fourth trocar may not be necessary, and laparoscopic cholecystectomy can be performed safely without using it [5-11]. (webmedcentral.com)
  • Even though it is considered a minor hepatobiliary operation, laparoscopic cholecystectomy can carry significant morbidity, when it is not performed well. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the modern "gold standard" for gallbladder extraction, but its level of difficulty and morbidity are often underappreciated by referring physicians and patients. (virginiahernia.com)
  • Bostanci MT, Saydam M, Kosmaz K, Tastan B, Bostanci EB, Akoglu M. The effect on morbidity of the use of prophylactic abdominal drain following elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (msjonline.org)
  • Background: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the second most common general surgical operation performed in the United States, yet little has been reported on patient-centered outcomes. (northwestern.edu)
  • abstract = "Purpose: To examine the combined preemptive effects of somatovisceral blockade during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC). (elsevier.com)
  • In our program, we have developed a protocol to perform the cholecystectomy using either general anesthesia or epidural anesthesia . (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • The initial driving force behind the rapid development of laparoscopic cholecystectomy was patient demand. (medscape.com)
  • Furthermore, in the era of laparoscopic surgery, less postoperative pain and early recovery are major goals to achieve better patient care and cost effectiveness. (webmedcentral.com)
  • The laparoscopic surgery does not require a large amount of recovery period, and the patient will recover well within a few days after the procedure. (doctorespo.com)
  • Two weeks after the cholecystectomy, the patient reported epigastric and right-sided abdominal pain, which was associated with nonbloody vomiting and a high-grade fever that reached 104 °F (40 °C). She had no constipation or melena. (medscape.com)
  • doctor, this patient needs a laparoscopic cholecystectomy and you are going to do it. (blogspot.com)
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) is the gold standard procedure to remove the spleen in elective patient, but remains a very delicate procedure due to fragility of parenchyma and capsule of the spleen and its close connections with stomach, pancreas and colon. (drtahermithi.com)
  • Patients with such contraindications should be excluded, and a conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy should be performed. (medscape.com)
  • A small percentage of patients experience temporary diarrhea or loose bowel movements (1-2 weeks after surgery) and long-term side effects of cholecystectomy are almost non-existent. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • After an uneventful laparoscopic cholecystectomy, most patients can be discharged to home after 4-6 hours of observation. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Following the laparoscopic cholecystectomy, patients are seen in the office in about 2 weeks for their first postoperative visit. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Patients have been reported that they do not feel uncomfortable after getting the laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (doctorespo.com)
  • Pediatric laparoscopic cholecystectomy has not been evaluated in Iraq , here is an evaluation of the procedure for 29 cases is presented mainly to study its application in this group of patients. (ipmj.net)
  • Conclusion: Preoperative prediction of risk factors of conversion or difficult laparoscopic cholecystectomy is an important point for operative planning and the high risk patients may be informed accordingly. (journalcra.com)
  • We undertook a prospective randomized trial comparing the contact neodymium:YAG laser with monopolar electrosurgical dissection in 100 patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (jamanetwork.com)
  • Hence, the post-cholecystectomy patients are more prone to such pain. (healthadvicer.com)
  • Intervention undertaken will be one application of 0.3 mcg/kg of dexmedetomidine in 100 mL of saline infused over 20 minutes (Subject group) as a premedication for patients undergoing elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (who.int)
  • Although direct operating room and recovery room costs are higher for laparoscopic cholecystectomy, the shortened length of hospital stay leads to a net savings. (medscape.com)
  • With laparoscopic cholecystectomy, you may return to work sooner, have less pain after surgery, and have a shorter hospital stay and a shorter recovery time. (rxlist.com)
  • With laparoscopic cholecystectomy, you probably will only have to stay in the hospital for a few hours or overnight. (rxlist.com)
  • If you are coming from Bhiwadi for the Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy , R P Stone Clinic - a Panipat based Hospital, you can book your appointment by filling the enquiry form. (rpstoneclinic.com)
  • Bile duct injury after a laparoscopic cholecystectomy ranges from a minor nick in the bile duct wall to a complete transection of the main biliary duct. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • ICG is being increasingly used during laparoscopic cholecystectomy to better understand the anatomy of the biliary tree and prevent or reduce the risk of bile duct injury. (anandhospitals.in)
  • Two weeks after ERCP, she had a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (medscape.com)
  • Elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy without routine intraoperative cholangiography - a retrospective analysis of 1101 consecutive cases. (utu.fi)
  • Bile duct injury and bile leak are commonly reported after a routine laparoscopic cholecystectomy for benign gallbladder stones, gallbladder inflammation/infection. (iswantosucandyliversurgery.com)
  • Effect of drain localization on postoperative pain in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: prospective, randomized and controlled study. (msjonline.org)
  • Effectiveness Of Local Anaesthetic In Reducing Postoperative Pain At Port Site After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. (bvsalud.org)
  • Pain being a significant issue after laparoscopic cholecystectomy bringing about extended admissions or readmissions. (bvsalud.org)
  • Use of long-acting local anesthetic injections at port sites after laparoscopic cholecystectomy significantly lowers pain during first 6 hours post operatively and also lowers narcotic analgesics requirements during post operative period. (bvsalud.org)
  • Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms Associated with Pain Sensitivity After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. (cdc.gov)
  • However, OCs remain associated with a significant mortality burden when compared with the laparoscopic approach. (elsevier.com)
  • Wong CS, Cousins G, Duddy JC, Walsh SR. Intra-abdominal drainage for laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. (msjonline.org)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy currently is the most commonly performed surgical procedure for symptomatic gallbladder disease. (medscape.com)