Preoperative Prediction of Difficult Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ? A Scoring System
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Medicine Science | India | Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017

Preoperative Prediction of Difficult Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ? A Scoring System

Dr Vikalap Gupta, Dr Brijesh Kumar Sharma, Dr Mahesh Solanki

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is now accepted as the new gold standard for the treatment of symptomatic gall bladder disease. The present study was conducted to look for some preoperative predictor factors that can give surgeon some idea about the potential difficulties and complications that can be encountered during the course of laparoscopic cholecystectomy that may require conversion to open cholecystectomy. The number of cases predicted to be difficult/ Very Difficult on preoperative evaluation were 22 (44 %) patients out of which 18 (36 %) were difficult/Very difficult on surgery.

Keywords: Preoperative Prediction, Laparoscopy Cholecystectomy

Edition: Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017

Pages: 1041 - 1043

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Dr Vikalap Gupta, Dr Brijesh Kumar Sharma, Dr Mahesh Solanki, "Preoperative Prediction of Difficult Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ? A Scoring System", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20171487, Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017, 1041 - 1043

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