Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) During Pregnancy: A Case of Gallstone Pancreatitis (GSP) During Pregnancy Managed by ERCP and Temporary Biliary Stent.

  • Peter R. McNally, DO, MACG, MSRF
Keywords: Pregnancy, Gallstone Pancreatitis, Pancreatitis, Fetal Radiation, ERCP

Abstract

Abstract: This case report describes a case of gallstone pancreatitis (GSP) in a pregnant patient. The clinical diagnosis, management, and treatment of pregnancy complicated by GSP are discussed. The technique of therapeutic ERCP conducted during pregnancy are described in detailed and the published literature on this approach reviewed.

Author Biography

Peter R. McNally, DO, MACG, MSRF
Deputy Editor, VHJOE, Center of Human Simulation, Unversity of Colorado School of Medicine. Aurora, Colorado. Chief GI Evans Army Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO. Conflict of Interest: Advisory Boards: Salix, Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, Roche, Astra-Zeneca, Takeda Consultant: Salix, Takeda, Astra-Zeneca Speaker’s List: Salix, Takeda, Astra-Zeneca, Wyeth, P&G, Roche, Novartis, UCB, Abbott Grants: Novartis, Astra-Zeneca, Given, Abbott, Salix, Roche Pharmaceutical Stocks: 0

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Published
2014-06-11
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