Figure 2 .

Representative intraoperative findings of cholecystomucoclasis for atrophic cholecystitis. a: Overview of atrophic gallbladder in chronic cholecystitis. b: Injury of the gallbladder body wall while dissecting from the liver bed. The gallbladder mucosa and gallstones were exposed (arrowhead). c: The gallbladder was incised consecutively from the site of the exposed gallbladder mucosa. d: Overview after gallbladder removal showing the residual gallbladder posterior wall (arrowhead).

Tsukada et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2012 12:113   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-12-113
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