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HPB Surgery
Volume 10 (1996), Issue 2, Pages 111-112
Case Report

A Different Method of Hepaticojejunostomy for Proximal Biliary Injuries

1Washington University Medical Center, 9901 Wohl Hospital, 660 South Euclid Ave, St. Louis 63110, MO, USA
2St. John's Mercy Medical Center, 615 Ballas Road, Suite #196-C, St. Louis 63141-8277, MO, USA

Received 28 October 1993

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The management of proximal biliary injuries presents a surgical challenge. Anastomoses can be difficult to perform and can have poor results. We describe a method of hepaticojejunostomy done from within the Roux-en-Y loop, which can be utilized in this situation.