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Does endoscopic sphincterotomy reduce the recurrence rate of cholangitis in patients with cholangitis and suspected of a common bile duct stone not detected by ERCP?

Authors
  • Lee, Sang Hyub
  • Hwang, Jin-Hyeok
  • Yang, Ki Young
  • Lee, Kwang Hyuck
  • Park, Young Soo
  • Park, Joo Kyung
  • Woo, Sang Myung
  • Yoo, Ji Won
  • Ryu, Ji Kon
  • Kim, Yong-Tae
  • Yoon, Yong Bum
Type
Published Article
Journal
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2008
Volume
67
Issue
1
Pages
51–57
Identifiers
PMID: 17996234
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

ES reduced further episodes of cholangitis in patients with an episode of cholangitis and a high probability of choledocholithiasis, despite the lack of a CBD stone seen on ERCP.

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