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ALLMedicine™ Cholecystitis Center

Research & Reviews  1,558 results

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy during the COVID-19 pandemic in a tertiary care hospital i...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9087165
BMC Surgery; Rahimli M, Wex C et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - The COVID-19 pandemic caused a global health crisis in 2020. This pandemic also had a negative impact on standard procedures in general surgery. Surgeons were challenged to find the best treatment plans for patients with acute cholecystitis. The a...

Clostridium perfringens and Escherichia coli Bacteremia in a Patient with Acute Obstruc...
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.936329
The American Journal of Case Reports; Zhang P, Jiang N et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Clostridium perfringens (CP), one of several clostridial species gram-positive bacteria, is a major cause of animal necrosis enteritis and traumatic gangrene. In some reports, CP can cause acute emphysematous cholecystitis in patients w...

Open Cholecystectomy Among Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05366907

May 9th, 2022 - Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (LC) is the gold standard surgery for symptomatic cholelithiasis with low mortality and morbidity.1,2 However, 1% to 15% of conversion rate to Open Cholecystectomy (OC) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy has been repo...

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Guidelines  10 results

Endoscopic therapies for gallbladder drainage.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.05.031
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Saumoy M, Yang J et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - Endoscopic management of acute cholecystitis has expanded in patients who are considered nonoperative candidates. Traditionally managed with percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC), improvement in techniques and devices has led to increased use of endos...

Lumen-apposing metal stents (with videos).
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.05.020
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Law RJ et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - Lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMSs) are a novel class of devices that have expanded the spectrum of endoscopic GI interventions. LAMSs with their dumbbell configuration, short saddle length, and large inner luminal diameter provide favorable stent...

2020 World Society of Emergency Surgery updated guidelines for the diagnosis and treatm...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7643471
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Pisano M, Allievi N et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - Acute calculus cholecystitis (ACC) has a high incidence in the general population. The presence of several areas of uncertainty, along with the availability of new evidence, prompted the current update of the 2016 WSES (World Society of Emergency ...

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...

TG13 antimicrobial therapy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00534-012-0572-0
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Gomi H, Solomkin JS et. al.

Jan 24th, 2013 - Therapy with appropriate antimicrobial agents is an important component in the management of patients with acute cholangitis and/or acute cholecystitis. In the updated Tokyo Guidelines (TG13), we recommend antimicrobial agents that are suitable fr...

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Drugs  71 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  58 results

Open Cholecystectomy Among Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05366907

May 9th, 2022 - Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (LC) is the gold standard surgery for symptomatic cholelithiasis with low mortality and morbidity.1,2 However, 1% to 15% of conversion rate to Open Cholecystectomy (OC) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy has been repo...

Fast Track Pathway to Accelerated Cholecystectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04033822

May 5th, 2022 - The prevalence of gallstones is 10% and approximately 10% of patients develop acute cholecystitis (AC). AC prevalence increases with age and complications are as high as 30% in patients who do not undergo surgery, the only definitive treatment. Th...

Endoscopic Transpapillary Interventions.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04406961

Apr 29th, 2022 - Sph of Oddi consists of a circular inner muscle layer and a longitudinal outer muscle layer. The circular layer does not depend on the duodenum. The longitudinal layer passes from the wall of the duodenum and separates ascending and descending par...

Effect Of Early Versus Delayed Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy In Patients With Grade II Cholecystitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05352087

Apr 28th, 2022 - The timing ofthe cholecystectomy in patients with acute cholecystitis is still controversial. In our study, we aimed toinvestigate the effect of early and delayed cholecystectomy on difficultcholecystectomy, morbidity and mortality in patients dia...

SAGES Safe Cholecystectomy Program in Polish Reality - Awareness, Implementation and Opinion on Usefulness
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03155321

Apr 7th, 2022 - The study is based on an anonymous questionnaire that is distributed among polish surgeons across the country. The questionnaire focuses on the demographic data of the surgeon, their experience in years, a few questions regarding their experience ...

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News  83 results

Fast Five Quiz: Gallbladder Disease
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/964010

Dec 8th, 2021 - Gallbladder disease is a broad term that can refer to infection, inflammation, or biliary blockage due to gallstones. From cholecystitis to gallbladder cancer, these conditions are both common and costly. Can you recognize common gallbladder disea...

How One Doctor's Card Game Is Helping ICU Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961411

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Since the beginning of the pandemic, intensive care units (ICUs) all across the country have seen a massive influx of patients, leaving hospital s...

All About Wegovy for Weight Loss
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953059

Jun 21st, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hi. Today we're going to talk about another form of semaglutide. This form is called Wegovy, and it's indicated for weight loss in people with or without diabetes. It's a higher dose than we've used bef...

Release of Bacteria-Laden Mosquitos Reduces Dengue Incidence by 77%
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952797

Jun 10th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - As cases of dengue fever make their way into the southern United States, with sometimes-fatal results, a new study in Indonesia offers evidence of an effective way to block the spread of the mosquito-borne infection. Th...

Second Resections in Gallbladder Cancer Tied to Better OS, but Barely Used
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/othercancers/92769

May 24th, 2021 - Second definitive surgery in gallbladder cancer was associated with improved overall survival (OS), a retrospective study found, but the practice goes largely underutilized. In a study of 6,175 patients, those who underwent re-resection -- defined...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →