EUS-guided cholecystogastrostomy for acute cholecystitis in a patient with an omphalocele

Post written by Ryan Law, DO, from the Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. We present a case of a 34-year-old woman with a history of an incompletely repaired omphalocele with recurrent small bowel obstructions and lung hypoplasia complicated by chronic respiratory failure requiring nocturnal non-invasive ventilation, who presented with concern …

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Cholecystogastrostomy using novel anastomotic stent

Amy Tyberg, MD from Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, New York, USA presents this video case, "Conversion of a percutaneous cholecystotomy tube into an internal cholecystogastrostomy by use of a novel anastomotic stent." This video describes a case of a patient with chronic cholecystitis who was deemed not a surgical candidate and underwent …

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