The Discovery of a Choledochal Cyst During a Single-Port Cholecystectomy With Intra-Operative Cholangiogram

Andrea Rossetti, Pascal Bucher, Nicolas Christian Buchs, Philippe Morel, Christian Toso


Choledochal cyst is a rare congenital malformation, which is most often discovered in pediatric patients. Perioperative cholangiography is routinely performed in our institution during standard or single-port cholecystectomies. We report the case of a 25 year-old woman with a choledochal cyst identified during a single-port cholecystectomy with cholangiogram. The case illustrates the feasibility and usefulness of single-port intra-operative cholangiogram.

J Med Cases. 2013;4(2):114-115


Single site laparoscopic surgery; Cholecistectomy; SILS

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