Preoperative Predictors for Successful Completion of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Indian Journal of Applied Basic Medical Sciences
Year: 2020, Volume: 22(A), Issue. (1)
First page: (210) Last page: (218)
Online ISSN: 2249-7935
Print ISSN: 0975-8917

Preoperative Predictors for Successful Completion of Laparoscopic  Cholecystectomy
Maulik S Bhadania1, Manoranjan Kushwah2
1M.Ch. Resident- Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, ²Associate professor- Department  of General Surgery, N.H.L. Municipal Medical College, SVP Hospital, Ahmedabad. 
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Online Published on 02-Jan-2020


BACKGROUND: laparoscopic cholecystectomy is one of the most commonly performed  laparoscopic procedure in the world and it is the gold standard for the treatment of various  gallstone disease. METHOD: The proposed prospective study was conducted in Smt. N.H.L.  Municipal Medical College. A total 100 patients of symptomatic gall stone disease of all age  groups both males and females were included in this study. RESULTS: Male sex, Positive  Murphy’s sign, acute cholecystitis, leukocytosis, Pericholecystic fluid collection and  edematous GB wall in ultrasonography is associated with significantly higher risk of  conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. CONCLUSIONS: Various clinical, hematological  and radiological predictions done preoperatively may help the patient as well as the surgeon  in being better prepared for the intraoperative risk of conversion to open procedure and  postoperative complications.


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