Peculiarities of percutaneous stenting interventions on the bile ducts

Diana M. Yakovleva
2020 Vestnik severo-zapadnogo gosudarstvennogo medicinskogo universiteta im. I.I. Mečnikova  
Bile duct stenting is not a common intervention in most multidisciplinary hospitals in our city. The article presents our 5-year experience with 84 antegrade prosthetic interventions using self-expanding nitinol stents and endoprostheses. The interventions were carried out in 2 stages: percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography drainage followed by biliary stenting or endoprosthetics. All patients were operated on for obstructive jaundice: 10 benign genesis, 74 malignant. The analysis of
more » ... analysis of postoperative pancreatitis with primary drainage intervention development allowed us to find the algorithm for its prediction, early detection and treatment. The possibilities of using partially-coated nitinol stents in different variants of the biliary tree anatomy were considered. The article also provides evidence for advisability of endoprosthesses in benign strictures of the bile ducts.
doi:10.17816/mechnikov201911437-46 fatcat:pekob3b6t5h25nkqaccibljfg4