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Predictive Factors of Alponat et al for Conversion of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

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Gastroenterology
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

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Description:

Sometimes it is necessary to convert to an open cholecystectomy after starting with a laparoscopic procedure. Alponat et al identified certain factors which were associated with an increased need for the change in the operative procedure. The authors are from the National University Hospital in Singapore.

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