What is the role of a chemistry panel in the workup of choledochal cysts?

Updated: Jul 01, 2020
  • Author: Emily Tommolino, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Results of serum chemistry may be abnormal if the patient is vomiting. One might expect to see a hypochloremic, hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis in this clinical picture.


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