Volume 7 Issue 9 (September, 2019)

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Assessment of Cases of Open and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy- A Clinical Study
Mohd. Rehan Rashid

Background: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) has become the gold standard for surgical treatment of benign gallbladder disease. The present study was conducted to compare laproscopic and open cholecystectomy. Materials & Methods: The present study was conducted on 112 cases of cholecystectomy performed in the department in last 6 months on both genders. Patients were equally divided into 2 groups of 61 each. Group I were treated with laproscopic cholecystectomy and group II with open cholecystectomy. Both groups were compared for any complication or hospital stay. Results: 2 patients in group II had bleeding. Surgical site infection was seen in 1 in group I and 3 in group II, bile duct injury was evident in 2 in group II. Mean hospital stay in group I was 2.4 days and in group II was 4.5 days. The difference was significant (P< 0.05). Conclusion: Authors found laparoscopic cholecystectomy better as compared to open cholecystectomy.
Key words: Gallbladder, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, Open cholecystectomy.

Received: 8 July, 2018                                Revised: 12 August, 2019                         Accepted: 15 August, 2019

Corresponding Author: Dr. Mohd. Rehan Rashid, Associate Professor, Department of General Surgery, Hind Institute of Medical Sciences Mau Ataria Sitapur U.P., India

This article may be cited as: Rashid MR. Assessment of Cases of Open and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy- A Clinical Study. J Adv Med Dent Scie Res 2019;7(9): 44-46.

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