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Choledochal cysts--report of three cases and review.
  1. R. Waldron,
  2. J. Drumm,
  3. C. F. McCarthy,
  4. B. Murphy

    Abstract

    Three cases of choledochal cyst are presented, with a review of previous publications. We re-emphasize the diagnostic dilemma involved and discuss current surgical management. A new complication is illustrated and an association with polycystic kidneys is reported. Choledochal cysts are uncommon, but correct management ensures a symptom-free future for the patient. Recent reports support cyst excision if technically feasible.

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