Term: Reconstructive Biliary Surgery

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2006-07-20


Reconstructive biliary surgery is a subsequent procedure to repair the bile ducts as a result of an accidental cut or injury to the ducts during a laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

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