Migrating common bile duct stones

Rama P. Venu, James Toouli, Joseph E. Geenen, Edward T. Stewart, Walter J. Hogan

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In this case report a rare complication of choledocholithiasis is presented. Gallstones originally demonstrated in the common bile duct were documented to migrate into the pancreatic duct and in so doing produce acute pancreatitis. This observation lends further support to the etiological association between gallstones and acute pancreatitis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)949-953
Number of pages5
JournalDigestive Diseases and Sciences
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1981
Externally publishedYes


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