Basic laparoscopy: Cholecystectomy 08.02 Pathology Quiz

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Basic laparoscopy: Cholecystectomy 08.02 Pathology Quiz

1 How long would you ideally wait after acute cholecystitis, before performing a laparoscopic cholecystectomy?


3 days.


3 weeks.


3 months.


2 Which structure is most likely to adhere to Hartmann's pouch?


Omentum.


The quadrate lobe of the liver.


The transverse colon.



3 Bile duct damage:


Is usually detected during the course of the laparoscopic cholecystectomy.


Is a fixed risk of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.


Is the major long term complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.



4 Conversion is often necessary for:


Bile leakage from the gallbladder.


For an "easy" gallbladder.


For unclear anatomy.


For bleeding from the gallbladder bed.



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