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ALLMedicine™ Acute Cholangitis Center

Research & Reviews  227 results

The role of obesity and plasma adipocytokines in immune dysregulation in sepsis patients.
Shock (Augusta, Ga.); de Nooijer AH, Antonakos N et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - The dysregulated immune response in sepsis is highly variable, ranging from hyperinflammation to immunoparalysis. Obesity is associated with the release of inflammatory mediators from adipose tissue, known as adipocytokines, causing a chronic infl...

Validation of Tokyo Guidelines 2018 for Safety and Mortality Benefit from Urgent ERCP i...
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Farooq U, Gondal AB et. al.

Nov 19th, 2022 - The 2018 Tokyo Guidelines (TG18) recommend urgent endoscopic biliary drainage based on acute cholangitis (AC) severity. Therefore, we evaluated the safety and mortality benefits of urgent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in di...

Timing of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the treatment of acute chol...
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Huang YC, Wu CH et. al.

Oct 29th, 2022 - The optimal timing of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in acute cholangitis (AC) is uncertain, especially in patients with AC of varying severity. To report whether the timing of ERCP is associated with outcomes in AC patients...

Impact of the Timing of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography for the Treatmen...
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques; Lyu Y, Wang B et. al.

Oct 13th, 2022 - The optimal timing for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for acute cholangitis (AC) has not been unequivocally established. To perform a meta-analysis of the outcomes associated with particular timings of ERCP for AC. A systema...

Learning Curve of Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration: A Systematic Review.
Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Technique... Chan KS, Teo ZHT et. al.

Sep 27th, 2022 - Background: Single-stage laparoscopic common bile duct exploration (LCBDE) with cholecystectomy has superior outcomes over two-stage endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatogram with interval cholecystectomy. With decreasing trend of LCBDE, this s...

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Guidelines  7 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Biliary Obstruction.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Fairchild AH et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Biliary obstruction is a serious condition that can occur in the setting of both benign and malignant pathologies. In the setting of acute cholangitis, biliary decompression can be lifesaving; for patients with cancer who are receiving chemotherap...

Endoscopic management of common bile duct stones: European Society of Gastrointestinal ...
Endoscopy Manes G, Paspatis G et. al.

Apr 4th, 2019 - ESGE recommends offering stone extraction to all patients with common bile duct stones, symptomatic or not, who are fit enough to tolerate the intervention.Strong recommendation, low quality evidence.ESGE recommends liver function tests and abdomi...

TG13 antimicrobial therapy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Gomi H, Solomkin JS et. al.

Jan 24th, 2013 - Therapy with appropriate antimicrobial agents is an important component in the management of patients with acute cholangitis and/or acute cholecystitis. In the updated Tokyo Guidelines (TG13), we recommend antimicrobial agents that are suitable fr...

TG13 flowchart for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Miura F, Takada T et. al.

Jan 12th, 2013 - We propose a management strategy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis according to the severity assessment. For Grade I (mild) acute cholangitis, initial medical treatment including the use of antimicrobial agents may be sufficient for most cas...

TG13: Updated Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Takada T, Strasberg SM et. al.

Jan 12th, 2013 - In 2007, the Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis (TG07) were first published in the Journal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery. The fundamental policy of TG07 was to achieve the objectives of TG07 through t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  19 results

Comparison Between Transpapillary and Suprapapillary Metal Stent

Jul 22nd, 2022 - If surgical treatment is not possible in patients with malignant obstruction in the common bile duct, endoscopic metal stent placement to resolve biliary obstruction is a standard treatment that is commonly performed. The metal stents relieve the ...

SAGES Safe Cholecystectomy Program in Polish Reality - Awareness, Implementation and Opinion on Usefulness

Apr 7th, 2022 - The study is based on an anonymous questionnaire that is distributed among polish surgeons across the country. The questionnaire focuses on the demographic data of the surgeon, their experience in years, a few questions regarding their experience ...

Clinical Trial Comparing ERCP vs ERCP and Transmural Gall Bladder Drainage

Feb 21st, 2022 - Introduction Cholelithiasis occurs in 10-20% of the general population (1). Up to 18% of these subjects will present symptoms and, of these, 1.5% will present an episode of pancreatitis, cholecystitis or acute cholangitis (2). In this way, the pat...

Complications in Acute Calculous Cholecystitis

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...

Ketofol Versus Propofol in Urgent ERCP for Acute Cholangitis

Aug 10th, 2021 - This randomized controlled trial was carried out on 96 patients undergoing urgent ERCP for severe cholangitis. Patients were allocated into two groups; group 1: received ketofol and group 2: received propofol. Demographic data, ERCP duration, reco...

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News  4 results

Index Cholecystectomy Cuts Readmissions After Acute Cholangitis

May 27th, 2022 - Patients with acute cholangitis are twice as likely to be readmitted within 30 days if they don't get a cholecystectomy in the same hospital admission for which they get biliary decompression, researchers say. The readmissions result mostly from s...

Interval cholecystectomy may be a risky business
Michele G. Sullivan, MDedge News

Jan 24th, 2017 - HOLLYWOOD, FLA – Interval cholecystectomy remains a challenging procedure, with longer operative times and ICU stays, greater blood loss, more biliary and bowel injuries, and even hints of increased mortality, compared with immediate cholecystecto.

Caroli Disease: When Your Ducts Aren't in a Row

May 2nd, 2012 - Treatment of Caroli Disease Medical therapy is geared toward reducing the incidence of intrahepatic stones. Oral ursodeoxycholic acid has been shown to have some efficacy in reducing cholesterol stone formation and bile stagnation by increasing bi...

A 43-Year-Old Woman With a 7-Month History of Intermittent Abdominal Pain and Weight Loss

Nov 9th, 2001 - Discussion RPC, often referred to as Oriental cholangiohepatitis, is a progressive, destructive cholangiopathy of unknown cause. Although parasites are generally cultured from the bile and blood of patients with RPC during episodes of acute cholan...

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