choledochoplasty

choledochoplasty

 [ko-led´ah-ko-plas″te]
plastic repair of the common bile duct.
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cho·led·o·cho·plas·ty

(kō-led'ō-kō-plas'tē),
Rearrangement of tissues of the common bile duct.
[choledocho- + G. plastos, formed]
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choledochoplasty

(kə-lĕd′ə-kō-plăs′tē)
n.
Plastic surgery on the common bile duct.
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cho·led·o·cho·plas·ty

(kō-lĕd'ō-kō-plas-tē)
Plastic surgery of the common bile duct.
[choledocho- + G. plastos, formed]
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endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) bile duct stenting done in all patients ,laparoscopic choledochoplasty was done in all patients, laparoscopic ports are kept respectively as normal laparoscopic cholecystectomy ,all cases having dense pericholecystic adhesions and frozen Calot's triangle, after releasing of adhesions gallbladder opened at Hartman's pouch, impacted stone was removed, after removal of stone bile duct was identified , stent noticed in bile duct ,Hartman's pouch was sutured over bile duct defect with 2.0 Vicryl interrupted sutures, remaining gallbladder removed ,drain kept in all cases
We also reiterate that a laparoscopic choledochoplasty is feasible and safe in an otherwise difficult clinical problem and is associated with good short-term recovery.