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Research & Reviews  3,325 results

Progression to invasive cancer after snare polypectomy of intracholecystic papillary ne...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-020-01547-x
BMC Gastroenterology; Oh CH, Dong SH

Dec 1st, 2020 - Intracholecystic papillary neoplasms (ICPNs) of the gallbladder are rare, preinvasive lesions characterized by an intracholecystic papillary growth that may be associated with invasive adenocarcinoma. The natural history of ICPN is unknown. Here, ...

Evaluating the advantages of treating acute cholecystitis by following the Tokyo Guidel...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-08162-7
Surgical Endoscopy; Lin YN, Wu YT et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Acute cholecystitis (AC) is a common surgical emergency. The Tokyo Guidelines 2018 (TG18) provides a reliable algorithm for the treatment of AC patients to achieve optimal outcomes. However, the economic benefits have not been validated. We hypoth...

Does preoperative MRCP imaging predict risk for conversion to subtotal cholecystectomy ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-08175-2
Surgical Endoscopy; Kohga A, Suzuki K et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Subtotal cholecystectomy (SC) is a useful procedure for avoiding bile duct injury in patients with difficult gallbladder. However, risk factors for conversion to SC, especially preoperative magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) findin...

Additional prophylactic antibiotics do not decrease surgical site infection rates in pe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.11.014
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Stokes SC, Theodorou CM et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - Administration of antibiotics within an hour of incision is a common quality metric for reduction of surgical site infections (SSI). Many pediatric patients who undergo surgery for an acute intraabdominal infection are already receiving treatment ...

All the World Is a Nail. Why Are Surgeons Resistant to Learn How to Place Cholecystosto...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820965954
The American Surgeon; Requarth J

Nov 20th, 2020 - Surgeons routinely provide palliative care, but often the technical procedure needed for the palliative intervention is beyond our training and comfort zone. This case is an example of surgical palliative care that utilizes image-guided techniques...

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Guidelines  21 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 5th, 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 diagnostic criteria and severity grading of acute cholecystitis (with videos).
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0568-9
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Yokoe M, Takada T et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2013 - Since its publication in 2007, the Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis (TG07) have been widely adopted. The validation of TG07 conducted in terms of clinical practice has shown that the diagnostic criteria fo...

TG13 antimicrobial therapy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0572-0
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Gomi H, Solomkin JS et. al.

Jan 23rd, 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 surgical management of acute cholecystitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0567-x
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Yamashita Y, Takada T et. al.

Jan 11th, 2013 - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is now accepted as a surgical procedure for acute cholecystitis when it is performed by an expert surgeon. There are several lines of strong evidence, such as randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and meta-analyses, supp...

TG13 guidelines for diagnosis and severity grading of acute cholangitis (with videos).
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0561-3
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Kiriyama S, Takada T et. al.

Jan 11th, 2013 - Since the publication of the Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis (TG07), diagnostic criteria and severity assessment criteria for acute cholangitis have been presented and extensively used as the primary stan...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,401 results

Progression to invasive cancer after snare polypectomy of intracholecystic papillary ne...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-020-01547-x
BMC Gastroenterology; Oh CH, Dong SH

Dec 1st, 2020 - Intracholecystic papillary neoplasms (ICPNs) of the gallbladder are rare, preinvasive lesions characterized by an intracholecystic papillary growth that may be associated with invasive adenocarcinoma. The natural history of ICPN is unknown. Here, ...

Evaluating the advantages of treating acute cholecystitis by following the Tokyo Guidel...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-08162-7
Surgical Endoscopy; Lin YN, Wu YT et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Acute cholecystitis (AC) is a common surgical emergency. The Tokyo Guidelines 2018 (TG18) provides a reliable algorithm for the treatment of AC patients to achieve optimal outcomes. However, the economic benefits have not been validated. We hypoth...

Does preoperative MRCP imaging predict risk for conversion to subtotal cholecystectomy ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-08175-2
Surgical Endoscopy; Kohga A, Suzuki K et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Subtotal cholecystectomy (SC) is a useful procedure for avoiding bile duct injury in patients with difficult gallbladder. However, risk factors for conversion to SC, especially preoperative magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) findin...

Additional prophylactic antibiotics do not decrease surgical site infection rates in pe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.11.014
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Stokes SC, Theodorou CM et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - Administration of antibiotics within an hour of incision is a common quality metric for reduction of surgical site infections (SSI). Many pediatric patients who undergo surgery for an acute intraabdominal infection are already receiving treatment ...

All the World Is a Nail. Why Are Surgeons Resistant to Learn How to Place Cholecystosto...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820965954
The American Surgeon; Requarth J

Nov 20th, 2020 - Surgeons routinely provide palliative care, but often the technical procedure needed for the palliative intervention is beyond our training and comfort zone. This case is an example of surgical palliative care that utilizes image-guided techniques...

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News  107 results

Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Calculus Cholecystitis (WSES, 2020)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/941243

Nov 19th, 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
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939197

Oct 15th, 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
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937712

Sep 20th, 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...

Risk for Appendicitis, Cholecystitis, or Diverticulitis in Patients With Psoriasis
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/195566/mixed-topics/risk-appendicitis-cholecystitis-or-diverticulitis-patients/page/0/2?channel=326

Mar 4th, 2019 - Comment The objective of this study was to examine the background risks for specific gastrointestinal pathologies in a large cohort of patients with psoriasis compared to the general population. After adjusting for measured confounders, patients w.

AGA Clinical Practice Update: Surgical risk assessment and perioperative management in cirrhosis
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/195003/liver-disease/aga-clinical-practice-update-surgical-risk-assessment-and/page/0/1?channel=39313

Mar 1st, 2019 - Elective cholecystectomy should be avoided, and required cases should be performed in experienced centers. “The gallbladder wall may appear thickened on imaging, which may lead to the erroneous diagnosis of acute cholecystitis,” the experts noted.

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Patient Education  7 results see all →