CBD stones (Common Bile Duct Stones) is a medical term used to describe the presence of stones in the common bile duct. This condition is also called Choledocholithiasis.
ERCP, Sphincterotomy and Stone Extraction – This procedure involves removing the CBD stones using ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography) by using an endoscope that is inserted through the mouth into the stomach till the small intestine. Balloon or basket with or without lithotripsy may be used. A removable stent may also be placed in CBD for drainage.
Laparoscopy CBD Exploration (LCBDE) – To perform this procedure, the surgeon makes small incisions in the abdomen and the duct. A drainage procedure such as choledochojejunostomy may be added depending upon the size, number and type of CBD stones.
Open Choledocholithotomy – An Open Choledocholithotomy may be needed in some cases.
Dr. Nikhil Agnihotri, expert Laparoscopic Surgeon provides CBD Stone Treatment in New Delhi, India. Contact us to know more about treatment and cost.
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