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Table 1 Chemistry of bile collected during and after operation

From: Obliterative cholangiopathy in acquired cystic biliary atresia type III after cyst perforation: a case report

  Intraoperative collection Postoperative collectiona
Ascites Gallbladder Common bile duct Gallbladder via drainage catheter
Total bilirubin (mg/dl) 9.5 n.a. n.a. n.a.
Amylase (IU/l) n.a. 29 4 380
Trypsin (ng/ml) n.a. 2200 n.a. n.a.
PhospholipaseA2 (ng/dl) 2040 6370 157,000 n.a.
Elastase 1 (ng/dl) 560 1300 63,000 2,400,000
Lipase (U/l) 114 267 9958 n.a.
  1. n.a, not available
  2. aBile collected on the second day after operation