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ALLMedicine™ Gallstones Center

Research & Reviews  2,171 results

Risk of Asymptomatic Gallstones Becoming Symptomatic After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrect...
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348211011107
The American Surgeon; Şen O, Türkçapar AG

Apr 19th, 2021 - Whether concomitant cholecystectomy is needed during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) in patients with asymptomatic cholelithiasis is controversial. In this study, our aim is to show the follow-up results in patients with asymptomatic choleli...

A Rare Case of Cholecystoduodenal Fistula with Rapid Distal Gallstone Migration.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8063766
The American Journal of Case Reports; Brown KK, Cunningham KJ et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Abnormal communicating channels or fistulas between the gallbladder or common bile duct and the intestine are rare, but have potential to result in serious complications. Further complications can arise with migration of gallstones from...

Unusual cause of gas complicating a biloma, postcholecystectomy.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8055146
BMJ Case Reports; Spence C, Ahmad F et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - A 50-year-old man presented to the emergency department with abdominal pain, vomiting and fever. He had been admitted 6 months ago with acute cholecystitis when he underwent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) to remove ductal ga...

Cholecystocolonic fistula as an uncommon cause of diarrhea: a case-report and review of...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12328-021-01413-7 10.3748/wjg.15.4077 10.1007/s00534-008-0014-1 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.11.069 10.5009/gnl14397 10.1007/s004640000317 10.1155/1997/95363 10.1093/jscr/rjz231
Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Choi C, Osman K et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Bilio-enteric fistulization is the aberrant connection between the biliary and luminal digestive tracts. The cholecystocolonic fistula (CCF) is the second most common bilio-enteric fistula (comprising 20% of cases), after the cholocystoduodenal fi...

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Guidelines  3 results

Behavioral Weight Loss Interventions to Prevent Obesity-Related Morbidity and Mortality...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.13022
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.

Oct 16th, 2018 - More than 35% of men and 40% of women in the United States are obese. Obesity is associated with health problems such as increased risk for coronary heart disease, type 2 diabetes, various types of cancer, gallstones, and disability. Obesity is al...

Updated guideline on the management of common bile duct stones (CBDS).
https://doi.org/10.1136/gutjnl-2016-312317
Gut Williams E, Beckingham I et. al.

Jan 26th, 2017 - Common bile duct stones (CBDS) are estimated to be present in 10-20% of individuals with symptomatic gallstones. They can result in a number of health problems, including pain, jaundice, infection and acute pancreatitis. A variety of imaging modal...

Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hereditary spherocytosis--2011 update.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2141.2011.08921.x
British Journal of Haematology; Bolton-Maggs PH, Langer JC et. al.

Nov 7th, 2011 - Guidelines on hereditary spherocytosis (HS) published in 2004 (Bolton-Maggs et al, 2004) are here replaced to reflect changes in current opinion on the surgical management, (particularly the indications for concomitant splenectomy with cholecystec...

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,301 results

Risk of Asymptomatic Gallstones Becoming Symptomatic After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrect...
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348211011107
The American Surgeon; Şen O, Türkçapar AG

Apr 19th, 2021 - Whether concomitant cholecystectomy is needed during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) in patients with asymptomatic cholelithiasis is controversial. In this study, our aim is to show the follow-up results in patients with asymptomatic choleli...

A Rare Case of Cholecystoduodenal Fistula with Rapid Distal Gallstone Migration.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8063766
The American Journal of Case Reports; Brown KK, Cunningham KJ et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Abnormal communicating channels or fistulas between the gallbladder or common bile duct and the intestine are rare, but have potential to result in serious complications. Further complications can arise with migration of gallstones from...

Unusual cause of gas complicating a biloma, postcholecystectomy.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8055146
BMJ Case Reports; Spence C, Ahmad F et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - A 50-year-old man presented to the emergency department with abdominal pain, vomiting and fever. He had been admitted 6 months ago with acute cholecystitis when he underwent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) to remove ductal ga...

Cholecystocolonic fistula as an uncommon cause of diarrhea: a case-report and review of...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12328-021-01413-7 10.3748/wjg.15.4077 10.1007/s00534-008-0014-1 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.11.069 10.5009/gnl14397 10.1007/s004640000317 10.1155/1997/95363 10.1093/jscr/rjz231
Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Choi C, Osman K et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Bilio-enteric fistulization is the aberrant connection between the biliary and luminal digestive tracts. The cholecystocolonic fistula (CCF) is the second most common bilio-enteric fistula (comprising 20% of cases), after the cholocystoduodenal fi...

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News  121 results

Ursodeoxycholic Acid May Prevent Gallstones After Gastrectomy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933007

Jun 28th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) reduced gallstone formation after gastrectomy in a randomized, controlled study in Korea. Dr. Do Joong Park of Seoul National University randomized 521 patients to 300 mg UDCA, 600 mg UDCA or...

Malpractice Case: Taking on Too Much Work Can Cause Patient Tragedy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931223_1

May 31st, 2020 - When attending to a weekend surgery at the hospital, make sure you don't find yourself all alone with too much to do. A 61-year-old patient was the only scheduled surgery on a Saturday morning, where he was to undergo endoscopic retrograde cholang...

Malpractice Case: Taking on Too Much Work Can Cause Patient Tragedy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/931223

May 31st, 2020 - When attending to a weekend surgery at the hospital, make sure you don't find yourself all alone with too much to do. A 61-year-old patient was the only scheduled surgery on a Saturday morning, where he was to undergo endoscopic retrograde cholang...

Malpractice Case: Taking on Too Much Work Can Cause Patient Tragedy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931223

May 31st, 2020 - When attending to a weekend surgery at the hospital, make sure you don't find yourself all alone with too much to do. A 61-year-old patient was the only scheduled surgery on a Saturday morning, where he was to undergo endoscopic retrograde cholang...

Asymptomatic gallstones seldom require surgical intervention
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/202133/gastroenterology/asymptomatic-gallstones-seldom-require-surgical?channel=213
Doug Brunk

Jun 3rd, 2019 - SAN DIEGO – Among patients with asymptomatic gallstones, the need for surgical intervention increases over time to 25%, results from a large, long-term analysis showed. Doug Brunk/MDedge News Dr.

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Patient Education  39 results see all →