Congenital stricture of the common hepatic duct due to a web: an unusual case without jaundice.


Dolar M. E., Ates K. B., Dalay A. R., Caner M. E., Sasmaz N., Sahin B.

Hepato-gastroenterology, vol.40, pp.194-5, 1993 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40
  • Publication Date: 1993
  • Journal Name: Hepato-gastroenterology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.194-5
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

In adults, congenital stricture of the common hepatic duct that does not cause jaundice is very rare. In this report we present a case of a congenital web occluding the common hepatic duct at the level of the bifurcation that was diagnosed by endoscopic retrograde cholangiography.