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The cholecystogastric fistula

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Summary

Internal gall bladder fistulas with a hollow viscus following dislocation of a gallstone into the intestine represent one of the late sequelae of cholelithiasis. We report the case of a 78-year-old patient, who suffered from a cholecystogastric fistula with consecutive stone transmigration into the stomach.

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Nessler, E., Stoß, F., Walser, J. et al. The cholecystogastric fistula. Surg Endosc 5, 46–47 (1991). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00591387

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  • Cholecystogastric fistula
  • Gallbladder perforation