Choledochal cysts: Management and long-term follow-up.


Serin K. R., Ercan L. D., Ibis C., Ozden I., Tekant Y.

The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland, vol.19, pp.200-206, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.surge.2020.06.013
  • Journal Name: The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.200-206
  • Keywords: Cholangiocarcinoma, Liver resection, Hepatectomy, Cholangitis, BILE-DUCT, ADULTS, CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA, CLASSIFICATION, DIAGNOSIS, OUTCOMES, SURGERY, DISEASE
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Choledochal cysts are congenital anomalies that can occur at any level of the biliary tree. They carry long-term risk of biliary complications and cancer development. Complete excision of all involved bile ducts is recommended.