Spilled gallstones found incidentally in a direct inguinal hernia sac: Report of a case


Bolat H., Teke Z.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS, cilt.66, ss.218-220, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 66
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.12.018
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.218-220

Özet

INTRODUCTION: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the preferred surgical treatment for symptomatic gallstones. Iatrogenic gallbladder perforation and spillage of gallstones during LC is a frequent occurrence. There are many different clinical presentations of complications resulting from dropped gallstones. We herein present a case of scattered gallstones after LC encountered incidentally during a direct inguinal hernia repair.