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ALLMedicine™ Acute Cholecystitis Center

Research & Reviews  79 results

The optimal timing of interval laparoscopic cholecystectomy following percutaneous chol...
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Hung YL, Chen HW et. al.

Jun 16th, 2021 - The incidence of biliary events (BE) following percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) in acute cholecystitis (AC) patients is high. Therefore, definitive laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is recommended. We aimed to investigate the optimal timing of LC...

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy after endoscopic trans-papillary gallbladder stenting for ...
BMC Surgery; Kawano F, Yoshioka R et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Percutaneous transhepatic gallbladder drainage (PTGBD) is indicated for patients with acute cholecystitis (AC) who are not indicated for urgent surgery, but external tubes reduce quality of life (QOL) while waiting for elective surgery. The object...

Transpapillary gallbladder stent placement for long-term therapy of acute cholecystitis.
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Storm AC, Vargas EJ et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2021 - Select patients with acute cholecystitis (AC) are poor candidates for cholecystectomy. ERCP-guided transpapillary gallbladder (GB) drainage (ERGD) is one modality for nonoperative management of AC in these patients. Our primary aim was to evaluate...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

FDG-PET/CT in the Evaluation of Patients With Suspected Cholecystitis

Dec 10th, 2019 - Hepatobiliary iminodiacetic acid (HIDA) scan scintigraphy is a nuclear medicine scan used to evaluate patients suspected of having acute cholecystitis (infection/inflammation of the gallbladder). Because it is an indirect test that looks for obstr...

Pain Management of Emergency Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Patients With Acute Cholecystitis

Aug 22nd, 2019 - Patients to be included in the study will be selected from the group between 18 and 70 years of age who apply to general surgery and emergency policlinics, depending on patient approval. All patients will be informed about the operation and the pr...

Acute Cholecystitis - Early Laparoscopic Surgery Versus Antibiotic Therapy and Delayed Elective Cholecystectomy

Jul 23rd, 2012 - Acute cholecystitis is frequent in the elderly, or in patients with gall stones. Most cases of severe or recurrent cholecystitis need surgery as final therapy. Today, the performed procedure in most cases for cholecystectomy in the western world i...

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News  2 results

ED Sonographic Score Helps Rule in or Exclude Acute Cholecystitis

Jan 21st, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A bedside scoring tool could help identify or rule out sonographic acute cholecystitis (SAC) in the emergency department (ED), researchers say. The study builds on previous work and "defines a way to potentially rule in...

Acute Upper Abdominal Pain in Early Pregnancy

Dec 15th, 2014 - Our Treatment An MRI of the abdomen revealed a right adrenal hematoma (Figure 2). This diagnosis was made after common causes of the right upper quadrant and right flank pain were excluded and was confirmed with an MRI of the abdomen.

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