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Cholecystocolic fistula demonstrated by endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
  1. D Arvanitidis,
  2. G K Anagnostopoulos,
  3. S Tsiakos,
  4. G Margantinis,
  5. P Kostopoulos
  1. Gastroenterology Department, 251 Hellenic Air Force and Veterans General Hospital, Athens, Greece
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr George K Anagnostopoulos
 34 Dimokritou str, 15343, Agia Paraskevi, Athens, Greece;

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Cholecystocolic fistulas comprise between 10% and 20% of all biliary intestinal fistulas. In the majority of cases they are a sequel of cholecystitis but are reported to complicate only 0.13% of cases.1

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