Surgical Endoscopy

, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp 61–62 | Cite as

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiographic demonstration of a double gallbladder following laparoscopic cholecystectomy

  • M. Heinerman
  • G. Lexer
  • P. Sungler
  • F. Mayer
  • O. Boeckl
Case Reports


We report a case of a doubled gallbladder missed in preoperative ultrasound and laparoscopic cholecystectomy but demonstrated by endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERC) postoperatively.

Key words

Double gallbladder Laparoscopic cholecystectomy Endoscopic retrograde cholangiography 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Heinerman
    • 1
  • G. Lexer
    • 2
  • P. Sungler
    • 2
  • F. Mayer
    • 2
  • O. Boeckl
    • 2
  1. 1.Sonderauftrag für Interventionelle und Laser-Endoskopie, 1st Surgical DepartmentLandeskrankenanstallen SalzburgSalzburgAustria
  2. 2.Ludwig-Boltzmann-Institute for Experimental and Gastroenterological SurgeryLandeskrankenanstalten SalzburgSalzburgAustria

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