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ALLMedicine™ Acalculous Cholecystitis Center

Research & Reviews  86 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...

Acute HIV infection with presentations mimicking acalculous cholecystitis: A case report.
Medicine Liu WD, Cheng CN et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Acute retroviral syndrome is the symptomatic presentation of acute human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, which often manifests as a self-limited infectious mononucleosis-like syndrome and occurs 2 to 6 weeks after exposure to HIV. Atypical...

Eosinophilic granulomatosis polyangiitis associated with acute acalculous cholecystitis.
BMJ Case Reports; Takeda E, Shikino K

Jul 14th, 2021 - Eosinophilic granulomatosis polyangiitis associated with acute acalculous cholecystitis.|2021|Takeda E,Shikino K,|diagnostic imaging,etiology,complications,diagnosis,complications,diagnosis,

Acute acalculous cholecystitis as the initial manifestation of systemic lupus erythemat...
Medicine Lee J, Lee YJ et. al.

Jun 5th, 2021 - Acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC) is an extremely rare manifestation of systemic lupus erythematous (SLE). In previous reports, most of the patients were already diagnosed cases of SLE upon confirmation of AAC. A 24-year-old female who initiall...

Epstein-Barr virus infection associated with acute acalculous cholecystitis in a 20-yea...
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De ... Nakagawa H, Miyata Y

May 12th, 2021 - Epstein-Barr virus infection associated with acute acalculous cholecystitis in a 20-year-old woman.|2021|Nakagawa H,Miyata Y,|

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Guidelines  1 results

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...

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News  6 results

New Serious Adverse Effects With Alemtuzumab in MS

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

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...

Weight loss • fatigue • joint pain • Dx?
The Journal of Family Practice;

Dec 1st, 2015 - Texas and California account for more than half of the brucellosis diagnoses in the United States. Repeat serology tests are preferred for confirming the Dx It is interesting that our patient’s initial Brucella serology by ELISA was negative, beca.

Radiological Case: Acute Perforated Acalculous Cholecystitis

Conclusion While acute cholecystitis is not an uncommon entity for which the diagnosis is usually made promptly, gallbladder perforation resulting from prolonged obstruction of the cystic duct is rarely seen. It is, however, more commonly seen (al...

Radiological Case: Acute Perforated Acalculous Cholecystitis

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...

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