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ALLMedicine™ Gallstones Center

Research & Reviews  896 results

Gallbladder Cancer
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/278641-clinica

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Practice Essentials Gallbladder cancer is a rare disease that often arises in the setting of chronic inflammation. The American Cancer Society estimates that approximatel 11,980 new cases of gallbladder cancer and cancers of nearby large bile duct...

Conservative management of the colonic gallstone.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-243040
BMJ Case Reports; Hurst KV, Peiris GB et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - A 74-year-old woman presents with a 7-day history of increasing lower abdominal pains and reduced bowel movements; resulting in absolute constipation.Twenty-four hours prior to admission she also had symptoms of nauseous and significant abdominal ...

Spilled gallstone mimicking right middle lobe pulmonary nodule.
https://doi.org/10.1308/rcsann.2021.0023
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Osman M, Doukas G et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the standard of care for the surgical management of symptomatic gallstone disease. Gallstone spillage at laparoscopic cholecystectomy is common, with a reported incidence of 0.2-20%. In the majority of cases there a...

Bile Reflux Gastropathy: Prevalence and Risk Factors After Therapeutic Biliary Interventions
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05131802

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Bile reflux gastropathy is a pathological condition in the form of the backward flow of duodenal fluid that consists of bile, pancreatic juices, and secretions of the intestinal mucosa into the stomach and esophagus, causing mucosal lesions. Bile ...

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Guidelines  1 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 17th, 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...

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Drugs  8 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  27 results

Bile Reflux Gastropathy: Prevalence and Risk Factors After Therapeutic Biliary Interventions
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05131802

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Bile reflux gastropathy is a pathological condition in the form of the backward flow of duodenal fluid that consists of bile, pancreatic juices, and secretions of the intestinal mucosa into the stomach and esophagus, causing mucosal lesions. Bile ...

Detection of Peritoneal Micrometastasis in Gastric and Pancreatic Cancer in Peritoneal Wash Samples
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00582062

Oct 4th, 2021 - Positive peritoneal cytology is a predictor of poor outcome in gastric cancer. These patients generally have a prognosis similar to patients who are clinically or radiologically classified as having Stage IV disease. Similar, although fewer, obser...

Epidemiology of Genetic Factors in Lipid Metabolism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00005214

Oct 1st, 2021 - BACKGROUND: Altered plasma lipid, lipoprotein, and apolipoprotein levels are associated with the occurrence of coronary heart disease, non-insulin dependent diabetes, and gallbladder disease. Although there are many other environmental and biologi...

Comparison of Icg's Route of Administration During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04908826

Aug 30th, 2021 - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is now the method of choice for the treatment of symptomatic and complicated gallstones. There are two major problems that can occur during and after a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. These are the remaining stones in th...

Assessment of Cognitive and Functional Impairment in Older Patients After ERCP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03762954

Jul 26th, 2021 - Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is an interventional endoscopy procedure utilized in the therapeutic management of pancreatobiliary diseases including gallstones, bile duct strictures, leaks and infections, pancreatitis, and ...

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News  127 results

Should All Bariatric Surgery Patients Take Ursodeoxycholic Acid to Prevent Gallstones?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962106

Nov 3rd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Ursodeoxycholic acid for the prevention of gallstones after bariatric surgery is not universally helpful in all patients, new research suggests. Taking the bile salt helps reduce the occurrence of gallstones in patients...

Maternal Smoking and the Risk of Gallbladder Disease and Gallstones in Adult Offspring
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961566

Oct 25th, 2021 - Takeaway Exposure to maternal smoking was associated with a higher risk of incident gallbladder disease/gallstone events in the adult offspring. This association was more pronounced in women and populations with low body mass index. Why this matte...

Colchicine Promising for Autoimmune Pancreatitis?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/pancreaticdiseases/94956

Oct 11th, 2021 - Treatment with the anti-inflammatory drug colchicine resolved recurrent type 2 autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) in patients who previously received other drugs, a case series in Italy found. Two patients with type 2 AIP experienced clinical improveme...

New Tool Predicts Pain Relief After Gallbladder Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957136

Aug 25th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Patients with gallstone-related pain do not always get pain relief when the gallbladder is removed, but a new decision tool can help predict which patients are likely to see their pain subside after surgery, researchers say. Man...

Optimal Sequencing Strategy for NETs
https://www.onclive.com/view/optimal-sequencing-strategy-for-nets

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Pamela Kunz, MD: To determine the optimal sequencing of therapies, we think about both treatment characteristics and patient characteristics. As I mentioned before, we’re very fortunate to have a number of treatment options available. However, we ...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →