[The surgical treatment of hepatic echinococcosis and of its biliary complications]

Minerva Chir. 1993 Sep 30;48(18):975-9.
[Article in Italian]

Abstract

The authors report the experience of 47 patients submitted to surgery for hepatic hydatidosis. Results from different therapeutic procedures are then compared. Finally, possible biliary complications of the hepatic echinococcosis and their surgical treatment are discussed.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Biliary Tract Diseases / diagnosis
  • Biliary Tract Diseases / etiology
  • Biliary Tract Diseases / surgery*
  • Echinococcosis, Hepatic / complications
  • Echinococcosis, Hepatic / diagnosis
  • Echinococcosis, Hepatic / surgery*
  • Female
  • Hepatectomy / methods
  • Humans
  • Length of Stay
  • Male
  • Middle Aged