Laparoscopic resection of choledochal cysts in adults: a series from Turkey


Gundogan E., SÜMER F., Colakoglu M. K. , Cicek E., Gokler C., Aydin M. C. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.35, no.3, pp.223-226, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/turkjsurg.4331
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.223-226

Abstract

Objective: Choledochal cyst is a congenital disease in which surgical treatment is preliminary because of the potential for malignancy. In recent years, increase in technological developments and laparoscopic experience have popularised the use of laparoscopy in adult choledochal cyst surgery. This study aimed to present the results of eight adult patients undergoing laparoscopic choledochal excision surgery.