ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography) is a procedure for the treatment of biliary and pancreatic diseases. Stones can be removed from CBD or pancreatic duct through ERCP. It is a safe procedure for experts and is performed on a daycare basis. ERCP can also be used to endorse pancreatic cancer and cancer of the bile duct.

Indications of ERCP are

  • Removal of pancreatic duct stones
  • Removal of the worm from CBD or pancreatic duct
  • Jaundice
  • Biliary ascites
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic ascites
  • Tumor of the gall bladder, pancreas, and bile duct