Gastroenterology Research, ISSN 1918-2805 print, 1918-2813 online, Open Access
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Volume 3, Number 5, October 2010, pages 207-212

Prevention of Biliary Duct Injury in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Using Optical Fiber Illumination in Common Bile Duct


Table 1. Clinical Characteristics of the 16 Patients
Patient No.SexAge (Y)DiseaseOperation Time (Min)Intraoperative ComplicationsPost-operative ComplicationsBiliary InjuryConversion to Open SurgeryHospital Stay (d)
M: male; F: female; CBD: common bile duct
1M52cholecystitis, cholelithiasis74NNNN7
2F68cholecystitis, multiple cholelithiasis62NNNN6
3M76cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, slight CBD dilation70NNNN9
4M82cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, slight CBD dilation58NNNN6
5M48cholecystitis, cholelithiasis68NNNN8
6F56cholecystitis, multiple cholelithiasis65NNNN8
7M64cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, slight CBD dilation74NNNN7
8F75cholecystitis, multiple cholelithiasis,95NBile leakNN11
9F85cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, slight CBD dilation76NNNN7
10F65cholecystitis, cholelithiasis84NNNN6
11F68cholecystitis, cholelithiasis90NGallbladder fossa effusionNN10
12M76cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, slight CBD dilation67NNNN7
13F73cholecystitis, cholelithiasis84NNNN8
14F56cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, slight CBD dilation96NNNN6
15F51cholecystitis, multiple cholelithiasis,59NNNN6
16F48cholecystitis, multiple cholelithiasis,67NNNN5