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Bilioptysis with hepatobiliobron chial fistula: A rare hepatic hydatidosis complication

Author(s): Juan Bellido Luque*, Alvaro Ramirez Redondo, Inmaculada Sanchez-Matamoros, Fernando Oliva Mompean and Angel Nogales Munoz

We present a case of a patient with hepatic hydatidosis who, after an episode of cholangitis, presented bilioptysis. A biliobronchial fistula and portal thrombosis were diagnosed, requiring surgical fistula resection and bile duct prostheses placement as well as a vena cava filter. After the procedure, the patient has not relapsed and continues with a vena cava filter due to his portal thrombosis.


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