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Research & Reviews  1,566 results

IgG4-Related Pancreato-Biliary Disease in the Disguise of Malignancy.
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348221102610
The American Surgeon; Mathew A, Rakesh NR et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - The Immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD) is a multisystem inflammatory condition. Pancreaticobiliary manifestations often present as mass lesions that mimic malignancies. The diagnosis is confirmed by histopathological examination, that sho...

Treatment of MDA5-positive dermatomyositis complicated by gangrenous cholecystitis with...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9107581
European Journal of Medical Research; Luo M, Chen L et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - Dermatomyositis is a rare idiopathic inflammatory disease with diverse presentations that can have varying degrees of cutaneous and systemic involvement. This phenotypic heterogeneity makes DM a therapeutic challenge. Some therapeutic drugs, such ...

Cohort profile: The Xinjiang Multiethnic Cohort (XMC) study.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9096539
BMJ Open; Tao L, Tian T et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - To investigate the potential causal link between heredity, geographical environment, diet and other lifestyle factors with long-term health consequences, we established the Xinjiang Multiethnic Cohort Study (XMC), the first large-scale prospective...

Inverted Appendix in a Patient With Weakness and Occult Bleeding
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/254554/oncology/inverted-appendix-patient-weakness-and-occult-bleeding
Avilasha Sinha, SreyRam Kuy, MD, MHS

May 11th, 2022 - Appendiceal mucinous neoplasms (AMNs) are rare tumors of the appendix that can be asymptomatic or present with acute right lower quadrant (RLQ) pain mimicking appendicitis. Due to their potential to cause either no symptoms or nonspecific symptoms.

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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  69 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  60 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...

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 ...

Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS) Guided Gallbladder Drainage With Two Months Stent Removal for Acute Cholecystitis: a Prospective Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05272007

Apr 1st, 2022 - Acute cholecystitis (AC) is defined as an acute inflammatory disease of the gallbladder consequently to the presence of sludge or stones. AC accounts for 3-10% of all cases of abdominal pain. Cholecystolithiasis accounts for 90-95% of all causes o...

Bile Aspiration vs Drain in Acute Cholecystitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03012243

Mar 31st, 2022 - Percutaneous cholecystostomy is a minimally invasive technique for treatment of cholecystitis. The cholecystostomy can be inserted transhepatically or transabdominally. The transhepatic route is preferred due to lower risk for bile leakage. The dr...

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News  88 results

Inverted Appendix in a Patient With Weakness and Occult Bleeding
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/254554/oncology/inverted-appendix-patient-weakness-and-occult-bleeding
Avilasha Sinha, SreyRam Kuy, MD, MHS

May 11th, 2022 - Appendiceal mucinous neoplasms (AMNs) are rare tumors of the appendix that can be asymptomatic or present with acute right lower quadrant (RLQ) pain mimicking appendicitis. Due to their potential to cause either no symptoms or nonspecific symptoms.

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...

EPI worsens with NSAID treatment in patients with osteoarthritis in comorbidity with EPI
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/247816/exocrine-pancreatic-insufficiency/epi-worsens-nsaid-treatment-patients

Oct 24th, 2021 - Key clinical point: Treatment with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) worsened exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) in patients with primary osteoarthritis in gastrointestinal comorbidity with EPI. Moreover, the trophologic status of.

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...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →