Facilities were not available to perform transjugular hepatic biopsy so it was decided to undertake laparoscopic biopsy
After 2 nondiagnostic CT guided biopsies, a laparoscopic biopsy
of the retroperitoneal lymph nodes demonstrated, to our surprise, classical Nodular Sclerosis HL.
may be hazardous in the adhesive type of peritoneal TB, and IGPB may be helpful.
A recent study (4) compared percutaneous biopsy with laparoscopic biopsy
and demonstrated that cirrhosis was missed in almost 30% of cases by the percutaneous biopsy.