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Open cholecystostomy

Open cholecystostomy

Open cholecystostomy: Open cholecystostomy is surgery to make an opening from the gallbladder to the outside of the abdomen for drainage.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Open cholecystostomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Open cholecystostomy:

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

Anesthetic Requirements for Open cholecystostomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Open cholecystostomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Open cholecystostomy

Possible surgical complications of Open cholecystostomy may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Open cholecystostomy

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: Good prognosis.

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