Bouveret's syndrome complicated by a distal gallstone ileus


Gencosmanoglu R., Inceoglu R., Baysal C., Akansel S., Tozun N.

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, cilt.9, ss.2873-2875, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3748/wjg.v9.i12.2873
  • Dergi Adı: WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.2873-2875

Özet

AIM: Gastric outlet obstruction caused by duodenal impaction of a large gallstone migrated through a cholecystoduodenal fistula has been referred as Bouveret's syndrome. Endoscopic lithotomy is the first-step treatment, however, surgery is indicated in case of failure or complication during this procedure.