J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 2021 Jun 15. Epub 2021 Jun 15.
Division of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan City, Taiwan.
Background: The incidence of biliary events (BE) following percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) in acute cholecystitis (AC) patients is high. Therefore, definitive laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is recommended. We aimed to investigate the optimal timing of LC following PC with regard to the clinical course and pathological findings. Read More