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Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Volume 2019, Article ID 5382708, 5 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/5382708
Research Article

Parameters Suggesting Spontaneous Passage of Stones from Common Bile Duct: A Retrospective Study

1Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
2Department of Surgery, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
3Department of Radiology, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
4Department of Surgery, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
5Institute of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Galilee Medical Center, Bar Ilan Faculty of Medicine, Israel

Correspondence should be addressed to Tawfik Khoury; moc.liamtoh@1yruohkkifwat

Received 26 September 2018; Accepted 12 February 2019; Published 3 March 2019

Academic Editor: Joseph Feuerstein

Copyright © 2019 Tawfik Khoury et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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