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A gallstone in the bile duct refers to a stone that is lodged in the common bile duct. Doctors may refer to this condition as choledocholithiasis. Having a gallstone in the bile duct can be extremely painful and, depending on its location, it can also cause damage to the pancreas, liver, and digestive system. Dr. Yasser Al-Basatiny specializes in the treatment of gallstones in the bile duct.

Methods of Gallstone Removal with Dr. Yasser Al-Basatiny :

  1. Endoscopic removal of gallstones.
  2. Gallstones in the bile duct are treated using an endoscope, which is inserted through the mouth into the duodenum.
  3. Dilating the bile duct opening as much as possible using a biliary dilation balloon, allows the doctor to remove the stones.
  4. Fragmenting the stones with an endoscope.

Advantages of Gallstone Removal with Dr. Yasser Al-Bustani:

  1. Dr. Yasser Al-Basatiny utilizes the latest techniques in the removal of gallstones in the bile duct, specifically using an endoscope.
  2. It helps in identifying the cause of bile duct obstruction and assists in its treatment.
  3. The presence of a side-view camera lens allows the doctor to detect the obstruction and determine its cause at the end of the bile duct.
  4. It aids in dilating the bile duct opening as much as possible, enabling the doctor to easily remove the stones.
  5. Dr. Yasser Al-Basatiny has over 30 years of experience in minimally invasive tumor surgeries.

If you are experiencing gallstone-related issues in the bile duct, it is advisable to undergo an endoscopic examination of the bile duct to obtain an accurate diagnosis. Dr. Yasser Al-Basatiny is the best doctor to perform this procedure. Please contact us for more information.

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