Litigations in General Surgery

  • I. W. FongEmail author
Part of the Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century book series (EIDC)


A 65-year-old female underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy at an outlying small community hospital for cholelithiasis and history of biliary colic. She had a past history of mild hypertension that was well controlled on anti-hypertensive therapy, and no other medical illness.


Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Central Venous Catheter Acute Appendicitis Intraabdominal Infection Sternoclavicular Joint 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.St. Michael’s HospitalUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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