Published: 2019-04-29

Surgical management of the impacted dormia basket during ERCP

Cherring Tandup, Lileswar Kaman, Saroj Kant Sinha


The incidence of associated common bile duct stones in patients undergoing cholecystectomy is 10%. The present day management of common bile duct stone is pre- or post-operative endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography and clearance of common bile duct. Complications of ERCP and CBD stone extraction have been reported to occur in 5 to 10% cases which may range from mild to life threatenin Here we report a case of cholelithiasis with choledocholithiasis with obstructive jaundice and patient while undergoing ERCP and stone retrieval had complication of impacted dormia basket which was managed by surgery. 


Common bile duct stone, Impacted dormia basket, ERCP

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