Complications of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Richard Greco D.O. PGY-1. Similar case in 1992.
Symptomatic cholelithiasis Biliary colic Acute cholecystitis Gallstone pancreatitisAsymptomatic cholelithiasis Sickle cell disease TPN Chronic immunosuppression No immediate access to health care facilities Acalculous cholecystitis (biliary dyskinesia)Gallbladder polyps >1 cm in diameterPorcelain gallbladder
Indications for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Cystic duct and cystic artery should be identified
if not --> convert to open
Fibrofatty aprons that provide support, coverage, and protection of peritoneal contents.
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