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External Biliary Fistula (EBF): The Bare, Prepare and Repair (BPR) Approach to Management

  • Rajan Saxena
  • Selvakumar Balakrishnan
  • Ashish Singh
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Abstract

An external biliary fistula (EBF) is an unwelcome, complex and devastating problem faced by surgeons globally and is associated with severe physical and mental trauma to the patient [1]. It is also associated with considerable morbidity and mortality [2] (Fig. 6.1).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rajan Saxena
    • 1
  • Selvakumar Balakrishnan
    • 1
  • Ashish Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplant UnitSanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical SciencesLucknowIndia

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