When is laparoscopic cholecystectomy indicated in the treatment of cholecystitis during pregnancy?

Updated: May 20, 2021
  • Author: Alan A Bloom, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
  • Print

Although laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed in a pregnant woman is considered safest during the second trimester, it has been performed successfully during all trimesters.

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!