Unexpected gallbladder cancer during laparoscopic cholecystectomy


Akyurek N., Irkorucu O., Salman B., ERDEM O. A. , Sare M., Tatlicioglu E.

JOURNAL OF HEPATO-BILIARY-PANCREATIC SURGERY, vol.11, no.5, pp.357-361, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00534-004-0910-y
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF HEPATO-BILIARY-PANCREATIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.357-361
  • Keywords: laparoscopic cholecystectomy, unsuspected gallbladder cancer, incidental gallbladder pathology, XANTHOGRANULOMATOUS CHOLECYSTITIS, CARCINOMA, LESIONS

Abstract

Background purpose. In the present study, we investigated the effectiveness of surgeons in determining incidental gallbladder pathologies at laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC).