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- Haematoma gall bladder bed
- Bile leak
- Inadvertent injury such as to bile duct or vascular injury
- Retained stone in the bile duct. The most serious is bile duct injury, occurring at a rate of 0.2% in both laparoscopic and open surgery.
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- ↑ Sanders G, Kingsnorth AN. Gallstones. BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 2007 Aug 11; 335(7614):295-9.(Link to article – subscription may be required.)