False aneurysm of the hepatic artery after laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Bulut T. , Yamaner S., Bugra D., Akyuz A., Acarli K., Poyanli A.

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, vol.102, no.6, pp.459-463, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 102 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2002.11679352
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.459-463


Purpose : A rare complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy is defined : iatrogenic injuries to hepatic artery system which may evolve to pseudoaneurysms in the late postoperative period. This rare phenomenon may be overlooked and pose a challenge to surgeons.