ELECTROCHOLEDOCHOGRAM: A STUDY OF THE ELECTROMECHANICAL ACTIVITY OF THE COMMON BILE DUCT IN THE DOG
Department of Surgery and Experimental Research, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.
Received 10/3/97 Accepted 11/3/97
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Key words: Bile; Electric waves; Slow waves; Pacesetter potentials; Action potentials
- 1. Abstract
- 2. Introduction
- 3. Material and Methods
- 3.1. Materials
3.2.1. Balloon distention of the CBD
3.2.2. CBD myotomy
- 4. Results and Discussion
- 4.1. Manometric study
4.2. Electromechanical activity and balloon distention
4.3. CBD myotomy
4.4. Suggested mechanism of bile flow through the CBD
4.5 . The role of PPs and APs in the CBD motile activity
4.6. Common bile duct "pacemaker"
- 5. Acknowledgment
- 6. References
- 7. Entire manuscript
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