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What are some possible complications of ercp?
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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Several potential
The main ones are related to sedation risk, bleeding, infection, perforation, pancreatitis.
Risks can vary with experience of the operator, and complexity of the case.

In brief: Several potential
The main ones are related to sedation risk, bleeding, infection, perforation, pancreatitis.
Risks can vary with experience of the operator, and complexity of the case.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
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Dr. Jonathan Ricker
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
In brief: See below
1.) post ERCP pancreatitis (7%) 2.
) bleeding 3.) cholangitis 4.) perforation 5.) death (rare).

In brief: See below
1.) post ERCP pancreatitis (7%) 2.
) bleeding 3.) cholangitis 4.) perforation 5.) death (rare).
Dr. Jonathan Ricker
Dr. Jonathan Ricker
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