choledocholithiasis

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choledocholithiasis

 [ko-led″ah-ko-lĭ-thi´ah-sis]
the occurrence of calculi (see cholelithiasis) in the common bile duct.

cho·led·o·cho·li·thi·a·sis

(kō-led'ō-kō-lith-ī'ă-sis),
Presence of a stone in the common bile duct.

choledocholithiasis

/cho·led·o·cho·li·thi·a·sis/ (-lĭ-thi´ah-sis) the occurrence of calculi (see cholelithiasis ) in the common bile duct.

choledocholithiasis

choledocholithiasis

Common bile duct stone(s) GI disease The presence of gallstones in the common bile duct, which occurs in ±15% of Pts with gallstones Clinical Abdominal pain, N&V; if severe, fever, chills and jaundice. See Bile tract, Gallstone.

cho·led·o·cho·li·thi·a·sis

(kō-lĕd'ō-kō-lith-ī'ă-sis)
Presence of a gallstone in the common bile duct.

choledocholithiasis

Stones in the common bile duct.

Choledocholithiasis

The presence of gallstones within the common bile duct.
Mentioned in: Gallstones

choledocholithiasis

calculi in the common bile duct.
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No doubt that ideally all patients with gallstones should undergo preoperative MRCP, not only to rule out CBD stones but also to delineate the biliary tree, but the cost factor is a hindrance.
Cholangiography can reasonably be avoided if the patient's anatomy is well visualized and the risk of a CBD stone is low, based on normal liver function tests, a normal-sized CBD, and no jaundice or pancreatitis.
Seventy patients had a leak from the CD stump (group A); of these, 44 had a CD stump leak alone, while 26 had a CD stump leak in association with one or more retained CBD stones.
12 However, most expert enoscopists can now be expected, and truly so, to achieve a clearance rate of greater than 85% with conventional methods of CBD stone extraction.
Complications associated with endoscopic treatment of CBD stones include bleeding, pancreatitis, cholangitis4, perforation and stone or basket impaction.
With the use of mechanical lithotripsy, the success rate for removing CBD stone can be improved even with large or impacted stones.
Thus incidence of CBD stone in milieu of cholelithiasis was 8.
Group B included 100 surgical patients of abdominal pathology other than gall bladder and CBD stone diseases or H/O cholecystectomy performed or gall stones detected at ultrasonography.
28% patients who underwent ERCP with sphincterotomy and retrieval of CBD stones were laparoscopically operated on same admission and were discharged within a week without any morbidity.
Those with diabetes mellitus, hypertension, clinical jaundice, acute pancreatitis, right upper abdominal lump, CBD stones, suspicion of gall bladder malignancy and patients with previous abdominal surgery were excluded.
ERCP is the intervention of choice in patients with CBD stones and in the palliation of malignant biliary obstruction (Figs 4 - 6).
Retained CBD stones were suspected postoperatively in two patients under 70 years (2%).