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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Plummer, J. M.; Arthurs, Milton H.; McDonald, Archibald H.; Mitchell, Derek I. G.; McFarlane, Michael E.; Newnham, Mark S.; /West, Wayne M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care.
Article Title
Endoscopic Retrograde cholangiopancreatography : A Single Institution Experience
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2004
Volume ID
53 (Suppl. 2)
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Page(s)
67
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
A review of 157 patients, at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI), subjected to endoscopic retrograde cholanhiopancreatogrsphy (ERCP) revealed a high cannulation success rate. Females accounted for over two-third of cases and the majority had ERCP as diagnostic procedure. While the overall morbidity was acceptable, the rate of pancreatitis was higher than expected. (AU)....
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