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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 50, Issue 2, pp 223–226 | Cite as

Choledochal cyst

  • G. R. Prasad
  • I. C. Pathak
Pediatric Surgery—II
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Abstract

Choledochal cyst is an uncommon condition and its exact etiology is unknown. Anamalous junction of the pancreatic and bile ducts is recently recognised to be associated with pancreatico-biliary reflux responsible for cholengitis and dilatation. Excision is preferred to internal drainage.

Keywords

Common Bile Duct Biliary Atresia Choledochal Cyst Internal Drainage Cystic Dilatation 
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. R. Prasad
    • 1
  • I. C. Pathak
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarh

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