Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Current dilemmas in management of common duct stones

  • 29 Accesses

  • 32 Citations

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

References

  1. 1.

    Agarwal N, Pitchumoni CS (1986) Simplified prognostic criteria in acute pancreatitis. Pancreas 1: 69–73

  2. 2.

    Anderson RE, Hunter JG (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is less expensive than open cholecystectomy. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 82–84

  3. 3.

    Arregui ME, David CJ, Arkush A, et al (1991) In selected patients outpatient cholecystectomy is safe and significantly reduces hospitalization charges. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 240–245

  4. 4.

    Bagnato VJ, McGee GE, Hatten LE, et al (1991) Justification for routine cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 89–93

  5. 5.

    Bailey RW, Zucker KA, Flowers JL, et al (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Experience with 375 patients. Ann Surg 214: 531–541

  6. 6.

    Bank S, Wise L, Gersten M (1983) Risk factors in acute pancreatitis. Am J Gastroenterol 78: 637–640

  7. 7.

    Blamey SL, Imrie CW, O'Neill J, et al (1984) Prognostic factors in acute pancreatitis. Gut 25: 1340–1346

  8. 8.

    Boey JH, Way LW (1980) Acute cholangitis. Ann Surg 191: 264–270

  9. 9.

    Classen M, Demling L (1974) Endoskopishe sphinkterotomie der papilla vateri und steinextraktion aus dem ductus choledochus. Dtsch Med Wochenschr 99: 496–497

  10. 10.

    Colcock BP, Perey B (1964) Exploration of the common bile duct. Surg Gynecol Obstet 118: 20–24

  11. 11.

    Corbitt JD, Cantwell DV (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with operative cholangiogram. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 229

  12. 12.

    Cotton PB, Lehman G, Vennes J, et al (1991) Endoscopic sphincterotomy complications and their management. An attempt at consensus. Gastrointest Endosc 37: 383–393

  13. 13.

    Cotton PB, Baillie J, Pappas TN, et al (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and the biliary endoscopist. Gastrointest Endosc 37: 94–97

  14. 14.

    Cotton PB (1986) 2–9 year follow-up after sphincterotomy in patients with gallbladders. Gastrointest Endosc 32: 157

  15. 15.

    Cuschieri A, Dubois F, Mouiel J, et al (1991) The European experience with laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Am J Surg 161: 385–387

  16. 16.

    Dammann HG, Dreyer M, Walter TA, et al (1987) Prognostic indicators in acute pancreatitis: Clinical experience and limitations. In: Beger HG, Buchler M (eds) Acute pancreatitis. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp 181–197

  17. 17.

    Davidson BR, Neoptolemos JP, Carr-Locke DL (1988) Endoscopic sphincterotomy for common bile duct calculi in patients with gall bladder in situ considered unfit for surgery. Gut 29: 114–120

  18. 18.

    DuBois F, Berthelot G, Levard H (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Historic perspective and personal experience. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 52–57

  19. 19.

    Dubois F, Berthelot G, Levard H (1989) Cholecystectomie sous coelioscope. Nouv Presse Med 18: 980–982

  20. 20.

    Escourrou J, Cordova JA, Lazorthese F, et al (1984) Early and late complications after endoscopic sphincterotomy for biliary lithiasis with and without gallbladder in situ. Gut 25: 598–602

  21. 21.

    Flowers JL, Zucker KA, Graham SM, et al (1992) Laparoscopic cholangiography. Results and indications. Ann Surg 215: 209–216

  22. 22.

    Gerber A, Malcolm K (1982) The case against routine operative cholangiography. Am J Surg 143: 734–736

  23. 23.

    Heinerman PM, Boeckl O, Pimpl W (1989) Selective ERCP and preoperative stone removal in bile duct surgery. Ann Surg 209: 267–271

  24. 24.

    Hunter JG (1992) Laparoscopic transcystic common bile duct exploration. Am J Surg 163: 53–58

  25. 25.

    Jordan GJ (1982) Choledocholithiasis. Curr Prob Surg 19: 722–798

  26. 26.

    Kakos GS, Tompkins RK, Turnipseed W, et al (1972) Operative cholangiography during routine cholecystectomy; a review of 3012 cases. Arch Surg 104: 484–488

  27. 27.

    Kawai K, Abasaka Y, Murakami K, et al (1974) Endoscopic sphincterotomy of the ampulla of vater. Gastrointest Endosc 20: 148–151

  28. 28.

    Larson GM, Vitale GC, Casey J, et al (1992) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy expands role of biliary endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc 38: 255

  29. 29.

    Larson RE, Hoogson JR, Priestley JT (1966) The early and long-term results of 500 consecutive explorations of the common duct. Surg Gynecol Obstet 122: 744–750

  30. 30.

    Leese T, Neoptolemos JP, Carr-Locke DL (1985) Successes, failures, early complications and their management following endoscopic sphincterotomy: Results in 394 consecutive patients from a single centre. Br J Surg 72: 215–219

  31. 31.

    Leung JWC, Chung SCS, Sung JJY, et al (1989) Urgent endoscopic drainage for acute suppurative cholangitis. Lancet 2: 1307–1309

  32. 32.

    Levine SB, Lerner SJ, Leifer ED, et al (1983) Intraoperative cholangiography. A review of indications and analysis of sex groups. Ann Surg 198: 692–697

  33. 33.

    Martin DF, Tweedle DEF (1987) Endoscopic management of common bile duct stones without cholecystectomy. Br J Surg 74: 209–211

  34. 34.

    Mayer AD, McMahon MJ (1985) The diagnostic and prognostic value of peritoneal lavage in patients with acute pancreatitis. Surg Gynecol Obstet 160: 507–512

  35. 35.

    McSherry CK, Glenn F (1980) The incidence and causes of death following surgery for nonmalignant biliary tract disease. Ann Surg 191: 271–275

  36. 36.

    Neoptolemos JP, Carr-Locke DL, London NJ, et al (1988) Bailey IA, James D, and Fossard DP: Controlled trial of urgent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and endoscopic sphincterotomy versus conservative treatment for acute pancreatitis due to gallstones. Lancet 2: 979–983

  37. 37.

    Neoptolemos JP, Carr-Locke DL, Fossard DP (1987) Prospective randomized study of preoperative endoscopic sphincterotomy versus surgery alone for common bile duct stones. Br Med J 294: 470–474

  38. 38.

    Neuhaus H, Hoffmann W, Feussner H, et al (1992) Prospective evaluation of the utility and safety of endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERC) before laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Gastrointest Endosc 38: 257

  39. 39.

    Pappas TN, Slimane TB, Brooks DC (1990) 100 consecutive common duct explorations without mortality. Ann Surg 211: 260–262

  40. 40.

    Perissat J, Collet D, Belliard R (1989) Gallstones: Laparoscopic treatment. Intracorporeal lithotripsy followed by cholecystostomy or cholecystectomy: a personal technique. Endoscopy 21 (Suppl): 373–374

  41. 41.

    Petelin JB (1991) Laparoscopic approach to common duct pathology. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 33–41

  42. 42.

    Peters JH, Ellison EC, Innes JT, et al (1991) Safety and efficacy of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A prospective analysis of 100 initial patients. Ann Surg 213: 3–12

  43. 43.

    Peters JH, Gibbons GD, Innes JT, et al (1991) Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surgery 110: 769–778

  44. 44.

    Phillips EH, Berci G, Carroll B, et al (1990) The importance of intraoperative cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Am Surg 56: 792–795

  45. 45.

    Phillips EH, Carroll BJ, Pearlstein AR, et al (1992) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and extraction of common bile duct stones. SAGES 1992 Postgraduate Course — Challenges in laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery

  46. 46.

    Quattlebaum JK, Flanders HD (1991) Laparoscopic treatment of common bile duct stones. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 26–32

  47. 47.

    Ranson JHC, Rifkind KM, Roses DF, et al (1974) Prognostic signs and the role of operative management in acute pancreatitis. Surg Gynecol Obstet 139: 69–81

  48. 48.

    Reddick EJ, Olsen DO (1989) Laparoscopic laser cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 3: 131–133

  49. 49.

    Reddick EJ, Olsen DO (1990) Outpatient laparoscopic laser cholecystectomy. Am J Surg 160: 485–487

  50. 50.

    Riemann JF, Lux G, Forster P, et al (1983) Long-term results after endoscopic papillotomy. Endoscopy 15 (Suppl 1): 165–168

  51. 51.

    Sackier JM, Berci G, Paz-Partlow M (1991) Laparoscopic transcystic choledocholithotomy as an adjunct to laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Am Surg 57: 323–326

  52. 52.

    Sackier JM, Berci G, Phillips E, et al (1991) The role of cholangiography in laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Arch Surg 126: 1021–1026

  53. 53.

    Schirmer BD, Edge SB, Dix J, et al (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Treatment of choice for symptomatic cholelithiasis. Ann Surg 213: 665–677

  54. 54.

    Siegel JH, Safrany L, Ben-Zvi JS, et al (1988) Duodenoscopic sphincterotomy in patients with gallbladders in situ: Report of a series of 1272 patients. Am J Gastroenterol 83: 1255–1258

  55. 55.

    Soper NJ (1991) Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Curr Prob Surg 28: 583–655

  56. 56.

    Southern Surgeons Club (1991) A prospective analysis of 1518 laparoscopic cholecystectomies. N Engl J Med 324: 1073–1078

  57. 57.

    Spaw AT, Reddick EJ, Olsen DO (1991) Laparoscopic laser cholecystectomy: Analysis of 500 procedures. Surg Laparosc Endosc 1: 2–7

  58. 58.

    Stain SC, Cohen H, Tsuishoysha M, et al (1991) Choledocholithiasis. Endoscopic sphincterotomy or common bile duct exploration. Ann Surg 213: 627–634

  59. 59.

    Stiegmann GV, Pearlman NW, Goff JS, et al (1989) Endoscopic cholangiography and stone removal prior to cholecystectomy. A more cost-effective approach than operative duct exploration? Arch Surg 124: 787–790

  60. 60.

    Stimpson REJ, Way LW (1986) Common duct stones. In: Moody FG, Carey LC, Jones RC, Kelly KA, Nahrwold DL, Skinner DB (eds) Surgical treatment of digestive diseases. Year Book Medical Publishers Inc. Chicago, pp 306–322

  61. 61.

    Taylor TV, Torrence B, Rimmer S, et al (1983) Operative cholangiography. Is there a statistical alternative? Am J Surg 145: 640–643

  62. 62.

    Vitale GC, Collet D, Larson GM, et al (1991) Interruption of professional and home activity after laparoscopic cholecystectomy among French and American patients. Am J Surg 161: 396–398

  63. 63.

    Voyles CR, Petro AB, Meena AL, et al (1991) A practical approach to laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Am J Surg 161: 365–370

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Fink, A.S. Current dilemmas in management of common duct stones. Surg Endosc 7, 285–291 (1993). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00725941

Download citation

Key words

  • Common duct stones
  • Choledocholithiasis
  • Cholecystectomy