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Diaphragmatic injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: An unusual complication during a routine case


 Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Institute of Digestive and HPB Sciences, Sakra World Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Sadiq S Sikora,
Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Institute of Digestive and HPB Sciences, Sakra World Hospital, SY No. 52/2 and 52/3, Devarabeesanahalli, Opposite Intel, Varthur Hobli, Bengaluru - 560 103, Karnataka
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DOI: 10.4103/jmas.JMAS_315_18

PMID: 30777996

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is one of the most common procedures performed in surgical practice worldwide. Diaphragmatic injury is an extremely rare complication that can occur intraoperatively and needs to be dealt with immediately. This article describes a case report of diaphragmatic injury, technical details of how to deal with this complication and preventive strategies along with a review of literature on the topic.


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2004 Journal of Minimal Access Surgery
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