×
About 285 results

ALLMedicine™ Acalculous Cholecystitis Center

Research & Reviews  106 results

Percutaneous cholecystostomy as a definitive treatment for moderate and severe acute ac...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8713395
BMC Surgery; Chen BQ, Chen GD et. al.

Dec 29th, 2021 - In this study, we aimed to investigate risk factors for the relapse of moderate and severe acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC) patients after initial percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) and to identify the predictors of patient outcomes when choosi...

Gallbladder Empyema
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/174012-overview

Nov 30th, 2021 - Background Acute cholecystitis in the presence of bacteria-containing bile may progress to suppurative infection in which the gallbladder fills with purulent material, a condition referred to as empyema of the gallbladder. (The underlying cause of...

Gallbladder Empyema
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/174012-overview

Nov 30th, 2021 - Background Acute cholecystitis in the presence of bacteria-containing bile may progress to suppurative infection in which the gallbladder fills with purulent material, a condition referred to as empyema of the gallbladder. (The underlying cause of...

Advances in the Study of Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis: A Comprehensive Review.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000520025
Digestive Diseases (Basel, Switzerland); Fu Y, Pang L et. al.

Oct 18th, 2021 - Acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC) is characterized by acute necrotizing inflammation with no calculi and is diagnosed based on imaging, intraoperative, and pathological examinations. Key Message: Although AAC has been studied clinically for a l...

see more →

Guidelines  1 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 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...

see more →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

The Influence of Ezetimibe on Gallbladder Function
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00634140

Mar 30th, 2015 - Gallbladder disease continues to be a major healthcare problem in the United States with more than 750,000 cholecystectomies being performed each year. In the last decade, the proportion of elective cholecystectomies performed for chronic acalculo...

see more →

News  6 results

GI Issues in Kids With COVID-19 MIS-C May Muddy Diagnosis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/86972

Jun 9th, 2020 - Children and adolescents with COVID-19 who developed multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) often exhibited marked gastrointestinal (GI) manifestations, sometimes confounding diagnosis by mimicking GI infections or inflammatory bowel disease (I...

New Serious Adverse Effects With Alemtuzumab in MS
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/895124

Apr 12th, 2018 - Several new and potentially life-threatening adverse events associated with the use of alemtuzumab (Lemtrada, Genzyme) in multiple sclerosis (MS) have been reported. Three separate papers published online in Neurology on March 30 describe eight ca...

More Risks Emerge for Alemtuzumab in MS
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/multiplesclerosis/72194

Apr 6th, 2018 - Action Points Note that several case reports document severe side effects associated with alemtuzumab use in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Acute acalculous cholecystitis has been previously reported and now appears on the p...

Radiological Case: Acute Perforated Acalculous Cholecystitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/892753

Case Summary A 68-year-old male presented to the emergency department with worsening abdominal pain, which started four days prior. The pain was diffuse but more pronounced on the right side. Patient also complained of periodic non-bloody, non-bil...

Radiological Case: Acute Perforated Acalculous Cholecystitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/892753_1

Case Summary A 68-year-old male presented to the emergency department with worsening abdominal pain, which started four days prior. The pain was diffuse but more pronounced on the right side. Patient also complained of periodic non-bloody, non-bil...

see more →