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ALLMedicine™ Acalculous Cholecystitis Center

Research & Reviews  103 results

Percutaneous cholecystostomy as a definitive treatment for moderate and severe acute ac...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8713395
BMC Surgery; Chen BQ, Chen GD et. al.

Dec 29th, 2021 - In this study, we aimed to investigate risk factors for the relapse of moderate and severe acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC) patients after initial percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) and to identify the predictors of patient outcomes when choosi...

Gallbladder Empyema
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/174012-overview

Nov 30th, 2021 - Background Acute cholecystitis in the presence of bacteria-containing bile may progress to suppurative infection in which the gallbladder fills with purulent material, a condition referred to as empyema of the gallbladder. (The underlying cause of...

Complications in Acute Calculous Cholecystitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05135299

Nov 26th, 2021 - Acute calculous cholecystitis (ACC) is the second most frequent surgical condition in emergency departments, the complication rate of ACC is 8-20%, and the mortality rate is 0.5-6% in recent series. The Tokyo Guidelines (TG) advocate for different...

Advances in the Study of Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis: A Comprehensive Review.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000520025
Digestive Diseases (Basel, Switzerland); Fu Y, Pang L et. al.

Oct 18th, 2021 - Acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC) is characterized by acute necrotizing inflammation with no calculi and is diagnosed based on imaging, intraoperative, and pathological examinations. Key Message: Although AAC has been studied clinically for a l...

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Guidelines  1 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Right Upper Quadrant Pain.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Peterson CM et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Although right upper quadrant pain is a very common clinical presentation, it can be nonspecific. However, acute cholecystitis is very often the diagnosis of exclusion. This review focuses on the recommended imaging evaluation in the most commonly...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Complications in Acute Calculous Cholecystitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05135299

Nov 26th, 2021 - Acute calculous cholecystitis (ACC) is the second most frequent surgical condition in emergency departments, the complication rate of ACC is 8-20%, and the mortality rate is 0.5-6% in recent series. The Tokyo Guidelines (TG) advocate for different...

The Incidence and Risk Factors of Biliary Complications in Patients With ECMO
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04963322

Jul 15th, 2021 - Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation is an important method for the management of severe refractory heart and lung dysfunction, and improvements in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation equipment and increased experience have made it possible to use ...

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News  8 results

GI Issues in Kids With COVID-19 MIS-C May Muddy Diagnosis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/86972

Jun 9th, 2020 - Children and adolescents with COVID-19 who developed multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) often exhibited marked gastrointestinal (GI) manifestations, sometimes confounding diagnosis by mimicking GI infections or inflammatory bowel disease (I...

New Serious Adverse Effects With Alemtuzumab in MS
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/895124

Apr 12th, 2018 - Several new and potentially life-threatening adverse events associated with the use of alemtuzumab (Lemtrada, Genzyme) in multiple sclerosis (MS) have been reported. Three separate papers published online in Neurology on March 30 describe eight ca...

Rare, serious alemtuzumab adverse events emerge
https://www.mdedge.com/multiplesclerosishub/article/163273/multiple-sclerosis/rare-serious-alemtuzumab-adverse-events
Jim Kling

Apr 11th, 2018 - Rare but serious adverse events associated with alemtuzumab treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) have recently been revealed by postmarketing surveillance, according to three new case reports and series in Neurology. The complications include acut.

More Risks Emerge for Alemtuzumab in MS
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/multiplesclerosis/72194

Apr 6th, 2018 - Action Points Note that several case reports document severe side effects associated with alemtuzumab use in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Acute acalculous cholecystitis has been previously reported and now appears on the p...

Single- and Multiport Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Compared
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/34072/gastroenterology/single-and-multiport-laparoscopic-cholecystectomy
Diana Mahoney

Apr 20th, 2011 - SAN ANTONIO – Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy is as safe as the standard four-port laparoscopic procedure and delivers a more favorable cosmetic outcome for patients with gallstones, gallbladder polyps, and biliary dyskinesia, interim.

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