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|Title:||Double papilla of Vater: A rare anatomic anomaly observed in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography||Authors:||Rajnakova, A.
|Keywords:||Common bile duct
Double papilla of Vater
|Issue Date:||1998||Citation:||Rajnakova, A., Tan, W.T.L., Goh, P.M.Y. (1998). Double papilla of Vater: A rare anatomic anomaly observed in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Surgical Laparoscopy and Endoscopy 8 (5) : 345-348. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1097/00019509-199810000-00004||Abstract:||A double papilla of Vater, with separate openings for the bile duct and the pancreatic duct, is a rare anatomic anomaly observed in endoscopic retrograde chop angiopancreatography (ERCP). We report the case of a 45- year-old Chinese man with obstructive jaundice due to common bile duct stones and gallbladder stones. During ERCP, a double papilla of Vater with separate drainage for the bile duct and the pancreatic duct was observed. As the anatomy was unusual, no sphincterotomy was performed, but a biliary stent was inserted. Subsequently, the patient underwent cholecystectomy and exploration of the common bile duct. On the 15th postoperative day, he was asymptomatic and was discharged.||Source Title:||Surgical Laparoscopy and Endoscopy||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/129620||ISSN:||10517200||DOI:||10.1097/00019509-199810000-00004|
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