Article Abstract

Bile duct mapping: Achilles heel for a safe laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Authors: Martín de Santibañes, Juan Pekolj


Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is one of the most frequent surgical procedures worldwide and is accepted as the gold standard for the management of symptomatic or complicated gallstone disease. Significant postoperative advantages have been described with this approach.