Acute biliary obstruction due to a large intracholedochal hematoma after living-donor liver transplantation: Report of a case

Shigeyuki Nagata, Toru Ikegami, Kazuki Takeishi, Takeo Toshima, Keishi Sugimachi, Tomonobu Gion, Yuji Soejima, Akinobu Taketomi, Yoshihiko Maehara

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This report presents a rare case of an acute biliary obstruction caused by the postoperative development of an intracholedochal hematoma in a 57-year-old female patient who underwent living-donor liver transplantation for end-stage liver disease of cryptogenic origin. This is the fi rst report to describe the development of an intracholedochal hematoma after livingdonor liver transplantation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)474-476
Number of pages3
JournalSurgery today
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 1 2010


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  • Surgery

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