Biliary decompression by nasobiliary catheter or biliary stent in acute suppurative cholangitis: a prospective randomized trial
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AbstractBackground: Endoscopic drainage has replaced emergent surgery for biliary decompression in patients with acute cholangitis. The aim of this study was to prospectively compare the efficacy of the nasobiliary catheter and indwelling stent as temporary measures for biliary decompression in acute suppurative cholangitis caused by bile duct stones.
All Author(s) ListLee DWH, Chan ACW, Lam Y, Ng EKW, Lau JYW, Law BKB, Lai CW, Sung JJY, Chung SCS
Journal nameGastrointestinal Endoscopy
Year2002
Month9
Day1
Volume Number56
Issue Number3
PublisherMOSBY, INC
Pages361 - 365
ISSN0016-5107
eISSN1097-6779
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
Web of Science Subject CategoriesGastroenterology & Hepatology; GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY

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