Top 20 of Choledocholithiasis

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Endoscopic sphincterotomy plus large-balloon dilation versus endoscopic sphincterotomy for removal of bile-duct stones.

2007: JKAn; MCho; JHeo; JHHeo; HJJung; DHKang; BSKim; GHKim; ... TOKim; DSKwon; JHLee; SYLee; GASong; KDSuh;

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Guidelines on the management of common bile duct stones (CBDS).

2008: British Society of Gastroenterology; IBeckingham; JGreen; MLombard; DMartín; RParks; EJWilliams;

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Large-diameter biliary orifice balloon dilation to aid in endoscopic bile duct stone removal: a multicenter series.

2008: NAjmere; SAttasaranya; KBhattacharya; YKCheon; JTCunningham; ELFogel; MLFreeman; KGupta; ... DAHowell; GALehman; LMcHenry; SSchmidt; SSherman; RWSte Marie; HVittal; DEWakelin; JLWatkins;

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Risk factors for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in a low-risk population: a nationwide case-control study.

2007: LEl Ghormli; GGloria; AWHsing; KAMcGlynn; LMellemkjaer; JHOlsen; LCSakoda; TMWelzel;

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Endoscopic sphincterotomy combined with large balloon dilation can reduce the procedure time and fluoroscopy time for removal of large bile duct stones.

2009: NIkeuchi; KIshii; TItoi; FItokawa; TKurihara; FMoriyasu; ASofuni; TTsuchiya; STsuji;

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Real-time PCR-based analysis of the human bile microRNAome identifies miR-9 as a potential diagnostic biomarker for biliary tract cancer.

2011: IAkagi; YArima; OIshibashi; TKanda; YKawahigashi; YMizuguchi; KShigehara; TTajiri; ... TTakizawa; EUchida; SYokomuro; HYoshida;

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Gallstone disease: Epidemiology, pathogenesis, and classification of biliary stones (common bile duct and intrahepatic).

2006: STazuma;

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Surgical versus endoscopic treatment of bile duct stones.

2006: DJMartin; JToouli; DRVernon;

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Endoscopic large-balloon sphincteroplasty without preceding sphincterotomy for the removal of large bile duct stones: a preliminary study.

2009: SJeong; SHKi; HGKim; YSKim; KSKwon; DHLee; JWLee; JILee; YWShin;

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Large-diameter balloon dilation after endoscopic sphincterotomy for removal of difficult bile duct stones.

2008: MDwivedi; SPMisra;

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Large balloon dilation vs. mechanical lithotripsy for the management of large bile duct stones: a prospective randomized study.

2010: CChristodoulou; RChuttani; JGiannousis; AKatsikani; NKotsikoros; SManolakopoulos; DPleskow; MRodias; ... SSgouros; GStefanidis; LTheocharis; NViazis;

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Endoscopic direct cholangioscopy by using an ultra-slim upper endoscope: a feasibility study.

2006: ALarghi; IWaxman;

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NIH state-of-the-science statement on endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for diagnosis and therapy.

2002 Jan 14-16:

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Small sphincterotomy combined with endoscopic papillary large balloon dilation versus sphincterotomy.

2009: YKCheon; YDCho; HJChoi; HGKim; JSLee; MSLee; THLee; JHMoon; do HPark; SHPark;

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An endoscopic approach to biliary complications following orthotopic liver transplantation.

2003: TAtassi; JLee; PJThuluvath;

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Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration.

2003: JBPetelin;

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Management of difficult common bile duct stones.

2003: EGHahn; JHochberger; JMaiss; STex;

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Meta-analysis of endoscopy and surgery versus surgery alone for common bile duct stones with the gallbladder in situ.

2006: NAlexakis; ESClayton; SConnor; ELeandros;

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Comparison of endoscopic papillary large balloon dilation and endoscopic sphincterotomy for retrieval of choledocholithiasis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

2012: XChen; WCheng; YFeng; JNi; RShi; SXu; HZhu;

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Intraoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) to remove common bile duct stones during routine laparoscopic cholecystectomy does not prolong hospitalization: a 2-year experience.

2004: UArnelo; LEnochsson; BLindberg; FSwahn;

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