Published: 2021-11-26

Post-ERCP Dormia basket impaction: a case report and literature review

Alaaeldin Mohamed Sedik, Abrar Hussein, Abdelmajid Alshimary, Mostafa Elsayed, Ahmed Alzayed, Nada Alharbi


The incidence of Common bile duct stones (CBD) in patients undergoing cholecystectomy is 10%. The present-day management of common bile duct stone may be pre-, intra-, or post-operative Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) with stone extraction. The reported complications of ERCP and CBD stone extraction range from 5 to 10% cases, that might be life threatening. Herein, we reported a case of calculus obstructive jaundice and cholangitis. Unfortunately, trials for ERCP and stone retrieval was followed by impacted Dormia basket which was successfully managed by surgerys.


Common bile duct stone, Impacted Dormia basket, ERCP

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