• Chanak J. ChantachoteEmail author
  • Samer Sbayi


After a cholecystectomy, a patient may complain of pain originating in the epigastric or right upper quadrant. It is important to work up the etiology of the pain if there is a biloma, retained stone, or sphincter dysfunction. Treatment will vary depending on the etiology.


Postcholecystectomy pain Choledocholithiaisis Cystic duct stump leak Biliary leak Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction Cholecystectomy Biloma ERCP Dyspepsia Gallstones 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA
  2. 2.Department of General SurgeryStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA

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