Surgical Clip Migration Following Laproscopic Cholecystectomy as a Cause of CBD Stone
International Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2017, Pages: 9-11
Received: Jan. 3, 2017;
Accepted: May 17, 2017;
Published: Jul. 10, 2017
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Waseem Raja, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Trust Hospital, Kochi, India
Sunil K. Mathai, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Trust Hospital, Kochi, India
Benoy Sebastian, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Trust Hospital, Kochi, India
Ashfaq Ahmad, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Trust Hospital, Kochi, India
Shiraz Salim Khan, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Trust Hospital, Kochi, India
Mary George, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Trust Hospital, Kochi, India
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Foreign bodies in the common bile duct (CBD) are either iatrogenic or accidental. Increasing number of biliary interventional procedures both surgical and endoscopic are responsible for iatrogenic foreign bodies in the CBD. Here we report an unusual case of 59 year old female who presented with upper abdominal pain, jaundice and altered LFT with significant past history of laproscopic cholecystectomy. Endoscopic ultrasound revealed a linear hyper-echoic lesion with acoustic shadowing in the distal CBD, suggestive of a stone with central hyperechoic nidus, which was later confirmed by ERCP and removed by Dormia basket. The stone was crushed and two surgical clips were isolated fron the stone.
Laproscopic Cholecystectomy, Surgical Clips, Complication, Clip Migrations, ERCP
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