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a.1.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the liver and gall bladder; as, the hepatocystic ducts.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The structures of the hepatocystic triangle were dissected and Strasberg's safety vision was obtained (14).
In critical view of safety, three criteria are required to achieve this; the first states that the hepatocystic triangle; defined as the triangle formed by CD, the CHD, and inferior edge of the liver is cleared of fat and fibrous tissue.
It can happen during various stages of the operation such as during dissection of the hepatocystic triangle, dissection of the gallbladder off the liver bed, and retrieval of the gallbladder specimen.
These injuries usually occur in patients who have acute or chronic inflammation that obscures normal anatomic planes in the hepatocystic triangle or when the common bile duct is anatomically misidentified14.
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