International Journal of Surgery Research

International Journal of Surgery Research


International Journal of Surgery Research
International Journal of Surgery Research
Vol. 4, Issue 1 (2022)

Spontaneous common bile duct perforation-a rare cause of biliary peritonitis in a patient of chronic calcific pancreatitis


Nandakumar B M, Vivek Rajdev, Rakesh Gupta, Pankaj Chandel, Jagdish Gupta

Spontaneous perforation of common bile duct is a rare cause of acute generalised peritonitis. It is difficult to diagnose pre-operatively and mainly caused due to increased intra-ductal pressure of common bile duct, which can occur due to stone, stricture or malignancy. Here, we present an interesting case report of spontaneous common bile duct perforation in a patient of chronic calcific pancreatitis leading to peritonitis, the management protocol with highlight on previous literature.
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Nandakumar B M, Vivek Rajdev, Rakesh Gupta, Pankaj Chandel, Jagdish Gupta. Spontaneous common bile duct perforation-a rare cause of biliary peritonitis in a patient of chronic calcific pancreatitis. International Journal of Surgery Research, Volume 4, Issue 1, 2022, Pages 17-19
International Journal of Surgery Research