Case history A 34-year-old woman presented with a history of a previous laparoscopic cholecystectomy, followed within a few days by a formal laparotomy for a suspected bile duct injury.
What does BD stand for?
BD stands for Bile Duct
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The surgeon disconnects the diseased liver from the bile ducts and blood vessels before removing it.
HomeVestors of America has created the Ken D'Angelo Foundation to honor the company's late founder, who passed away in early 2005 following a brief battle with bile duct cancer.
CHICAGO -- Cholecystectomy should be performed after endoscopic removal of bile duct stones in patients older than 60 years who also have gallstones, James Lau, M.
Currently, the only treatment for gallstones is surgical removal of the gallbladder and direct attachment of the bile duct from the liver, where bile is generated, to the small intestine.