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of 'Post-ERCP perforation'
Perforation of the common bile duct during endoscopic sphincterotomy: recognition on computed tomography and successful percutaneous treatment.
Lambiase RE, Cronan JJ, Ridlen M
Gastrointest Radiol. 1989;14(2):133.
Retroperitoneal common bile duct (CBD) perforation is a rare complication of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). We describe such a case with delayed diagnosis made by computed tomography (CT) and successful percutaneous management of the injury.
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02902.