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Research & Reviews  76 results

Liver function tests as predictors of common bile duct stones in acute cholecystitis pa...
Medicine Zgheib H, Wakil C et. al.

Aug 21st, 2021 - Liver function tests (LFTs) use for common bile duct stone (CBDS) prediction in acute cholecystitis (AC) patients is challenging, especially in patients with chronic cholecystitis (CC) history.This study aims to describe characteristics of AC pati...

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...

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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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