Abdominal wall sinus: a late complication of gallstone spillage during laparoscopic cholecystectomy.


Journal Article

Long term complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy are uncommon. However, as experience with this procedure accumulates, sporadic reports of non-biliary complication have been published. We report a case of abdominal wall sinus formation secondary to gallbladder perforation and stone spillage occurring during laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Graham, MD; Anderson, PG; Toouli, J

Published Date

  • 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 163 - 164

PubMed ID

  • 9174861

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9174861

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0894-8569

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1155/1997/57313


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States