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Research & Reviews  2,125 results

Bouveret syndrome: a clinicoradiological perspective.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7757474
BMJ Case Reports; Checkley EW, Balian V et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - An 87-year-old woman presented to us with a 5-day history of worsening epigastric pain and vomiting. Her medical history included known gallstones and a previous episode of acute cholecystitis complicated by a perforated gallbladder for which she ...

A dual-therapy approach for the treatment of biofilm-mediated Salmonella gallbladder ca...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1009192
PLoS Pathogens; Sandala JL, Eichar BW et. al.

Dec 28th, 2020 - Asymptomatic carriage of Salmonella Typhi continues to facilitate the transmission of typhoid fever, resulting in 14 million new infections and 136,000 fatalities each year. Asymptomatic chronic carriage of S. Typhi is facilitated by the formation...

Conventional Surgical Management of Bile Duct Stones: A Service Model and Outcomes of 1...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000004680
Annals of Surgery; Nassar AHM, Ng HJ et. al.

Dec 22nd, 2020 - The primary aim of this study was to describe the service model of one session management, with a limited role for preoperative endoscopic clearance. The secondary aim was to review the outcomes and long term follow up in comparison to available s...

The natural history of fetal gallstones: a case series and updated literature review.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2020.1863366
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Schwab ME, Braun HJ et. al.

Dec 17th, 2020 - The incidence of fetal gallstones is estimated at 0.45% and its clinical relevance after birth remains unknown. This study aimed to describe the natural history of fetal gallstones and their clinical sequelae after birth. We queried a database of ...

Long-term efficacy and advantages of minimally invasive hepatectomy for hepatolithiasis...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7738022
Medicine Liu J, Xu J et. al.

Dec 17th, 2020 - Hepatolithiasis commonly occurs in the bile duct proximal to the confluence of the right and left hepatic ducts, regardless of the coexistence of gallstones in gallbladder or the common bile duct. Clinical research proves that minimally invasive s...

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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  2,257 results

Bouveret syndrome: a clinicoradiological perspective.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7757474
BMJ Case Reports; Checkley EW, Balian V et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - An 87-year-old woman presented to us with a 5-day history of worsening epigastric pain and vomiting. Her medical history included known gallstones and a previous episode of acute cholecystitis complicated by a perforated gallbladder for which she ...

A dual-therapy approach for the treatment of biofilm-mediated Salmonella gallbladder ca...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1009192
PLoS Pathogens; Sandala JL, Eichar BW et. al.

Dec 28th, 2020 - Asymptomatic carriage of Salmonella Typhi continues to facilitate the transmission of typhoid fever, resulting in 14 million new infections and 136,000 fatalities each year. Asymptomatic chronic carriage of S. Typhi is facilitated by the formation...

Conventional Surgical Management of Bile Duct Stones: A Service Model and Outcomes of 1...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000004680
Annals of Surgery; Nassar AHM, Ng HJ et. al.

Dec 22nd, 2020 - The primary aim of this study was to describe the service model of one session management, with a limited role for preoperative endoscopic clearance. The secondary aim was to review the outcomes and long term follow up in comparison to available s...

The natural history of fetal gallstones: a case series and updated literature review.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2020.1863366
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Schwab ME, Braun HJ et. al.

Dec 17th, 2020 - The incidence of fetal gallstones is estimated at 0.45% and its clinical relevance after birth remains unknown. This study aimed to describe the natural history of fetal gallstones and their clinical sequelae after birth. We queried a database of ...

Long-term efficacy and advantages of minimally invasive hepatectomy for hepatolithiasis...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7738022
Medicine Liu J, Xu J et. al.

Dec 17th, 2020 - Hepatolithiasis commonly occurs in the bile duct proximal to the confluence of the right and left hepatic ducts, regardless of the coexistence of gallstones in gallbladder or the common bile duct. Clinical research proves that minimally invasive s...

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News  119 results

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.

Gallstones: Osmosis Study Video
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/904761

Nov 22nd, 2018 - What are gallstones? Gallstones are solid stones that are produced in the gallbladder by an imbalance in the composition of bile. The main types of gallstones are cholesterol stones, bilirubin stones, and brown stones. This video discusses the pat...

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Patient Education  43 results see all →