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Open bile duct surgery

Open bile duct surgery

Open bile duct surgery: Open bile duct surgery is an extensive operation to remove blockages and repair the common bile duct, which connects the liver, pancreas, and gallbladder to the small intestine; the gallbladder may also be removed.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Open bile duct surgery

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Open bile duct surgery:

  • Jaundice
  • Cholecystitis (gallbladder inflammation)
  • Cholangitis (bile duct inflammation)
  • Pancreatitis

Non-Surgical Options: Open bile duct surgery

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Open bile duct surgery:

Other Surgical Options: Open bile duct surgery

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Open bile duct surgery may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Open bile duct surgery

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Open bile duct surgery may include:

Procedure Complications: Open bile duct surgery

Possible surgical complications of Open bile duct surgery may include:

Open bile duct surgery: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Open bile duct surgery: Four to twelve weeks.

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