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Research & Reviews  1,380 results

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) acute acalculous cholecystitis in an immunocompromised adult p...
Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene; Boninsegna S, Storato S et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection may present with self-limiting abdominal involvement, characterized by hepatitis with mild elevation of aminotransferases, splenomegaly, and rarely with acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC). Usually, trea...

Lumen-apposing metal stents (with videos).
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Law RJ et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - Lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMSs) are a novel class of devices that have expanded the spectrum of endoscopic GI interventions. LAMSs with their dumbbell configuration, short saddle length, and large inner luminal diameter provide favorable stent...

Laparoscopic Surgery for Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Right Upper-Quadrant Abdomina...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Que Son T, Hieu Hoc T et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Omental infarction (OI) is an infrequent cause of acute abdominal pain, and there is no consensus on whether conservative or surgical treatment should be performed. The clinical manifestations are nonspecific, so many patients are refer...

Recent advances, novel targets and treatments for cholelithiasis; a narrative review.
European Journal of Pharmacology; E S, Srikanth MS et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - Cholelithiasis is a common and frequent condition all over the world with a high prevalence rate in western countries. Individuals with cholesterol gallstone disease experience intense gastrointestinal symptoms and have a high risk of developing c...

Ambient temperature and hospital admissions for acute cholecystitis: a nationwide inpat...
HPB : the Official Journal of the International Hepato Pa... Miyakawa T, Michihata N et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - The incidence of acute cholecystitis has a seasonal peak in summer. However, the reason for such seasonality remains unclear. This retrospective cohort study was performed to examine the association between ambient temperature and acute cholecysti...

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Guidelines  8 results

Lumen-apposing metal stents (with videos).
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Law RJ et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - Lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMSs) are a novel class of devices that have expanded the spectrum of endoscopic GI interventions. LAMSs with their dumbbell configuration, short saddle length, and large inner luminal diameter provide favorable stent...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Right Upper Quadrant Pain.
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...

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  29 results

Primary EUS-GBD in Patients With Unresectable Malignant Biliary Obstruction and Cystic Duct Orifice Involvement.

Feb 11th, 2020 - Endoscopic biliary drainage with a self-expandable metal stent (SEMS) is an accepted form of palliative therapy for distal malignant biliary obstruction (MBO); it is a low invasive procedure with a long-term patency. Covered SEMSs have a longer pa...

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...

Early MRI in Acute GallstonE Disease

Jul 22nd, 2019 - Acute biliary disease comprises a significant proportion of surgical presentations in Accident and Emergency departments (A&E), as well as of emergency surgical admissions to secondary care. Historically, this patient group first undergoes an abdo...

Comparison of ENGBD and PTGBD in Acute Suppurative Cholecystitis

Jul 12th, 2019 - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy was the standard surgical method for acute cholecystitis unless difficulty in resection due to acute inflammation, no improvement after supportive therapy, or early inability to tolerate cholecystectomy. In this settin...

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News  73 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...

Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Calculus Cholecystitis (WSES, 2020)

Nov 20th, 2020 - Clinical practice guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of acute calculus cholecystitis (ACC) were updated in November 2020 by the World Society of Emergency Surgery.[1] Diagnosis The suggested combination for diagnosis is a detailed history, ...

Percutaneous Gallstone Removal May Be an Option in High-Risk Symptomatic Patients

Oct 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For patients with acute cholecystitis who are not candidates for surgery, cholecystostomy tube insertion followed by percutaneous cholecystolithotomy (PCCL) may be an option, researchers suggest. Before PCCL can be perf...

COVID-19 Can Mimic Acute Stoneless Gallbladder Attack

Sep 21st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Two case reports from Switzerland show that COVID-19 can mimic acalculous acute cholecystitis and is associated with SARS-CoV-2 in the gallbladder wall. Along with the typical upper and lower respiratory symptoms of COV...

FMT Tx Disappoints in Diarrhea-Predominant IBS

Jul 24th, 2019 - A microbiome makeover with fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) proved no better -- and perhaps somewhat worse -- than placebo for easing the symptoms of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D), researchers reported. In the double-...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →