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The Real World of Acute Cholecystitis

2016-06-12 16:31:05 | BioPortfolio

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Acute Cholecystitis in the Elderly

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the only curative treatment for gallstone disease of acute calculous cholecystitis.The purpose of this study is to find the most effective treatment (laparo...

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Management of ACC Within and After 3 Days

This study was aimed to assess the outcome of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in acute calculous cholecystitis in terms of conversion rates, postoperative complications and length of hospital...

Acute Cholecystitis – Early Laparoscopic Surgery Versus Antibiotic Therapy and Delayed Elective Cholecystectomy

Acute cholecystitis is frequent in the elderly, or in patients with gall stones. Most cases of severe or recurrent cholecystitis need surgery as final therapy. Today, the performed proced...

Is it Fair to Use Antibiotics After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for the Patients With Acutely Inflamed Gallbladder?

During the laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute choleystitis, most surgeons routinely use the postoperative anitbiotics after surgery. However, there is no consensus regarding the actual...

Extended Antibiotic Therapy in Postoperative of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Acute Cholecystitis

Acute cholecystitis (AC) is a very common complication of cholelithiasis, encountered in 20% of symptomatic patients. Nowadays laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the standard treatment ...

PubMed Articles [6615 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Outcomes of early versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis performed at a single institution.

Debate continues regarding the clinical outcomes of early laparoscopic cholecystectomy (ELC) versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy (DLC) for acute cholecystitis (AC). The aim of this retrospecti...

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: are intended operative approach, timing and outcome affected by BMI? A multicenter retrospective study.

Laparoscopy is the gold-standard for cholecystectomy after acute cholecystitis, but the issue is controversial in obese subjects.

Management of Acute Cholecystitis.

Acute cholecystitis is a common serious complication of gallstones. The reported mortality of acute cholecystitis is approximately 3%, but the rate increases with age or comorbidity of the patient. If...

Evaluation of laparoscopic cholecystectomy using indocyanine green cholangiography including cholecystitis: A retrospective study.

Intraoperative cholangiography involving the excretion of fluorescent indocyanine green (ICG) into the bile is used to determine biliary anatomy in laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC). This study aimed ...

Delayed Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis in Elderly Patients Treated Primarily with Antibiotics or Percutaneous Drainage of the Gallbladder.

In high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis, antibiotics with or without percutaneous drainage of the gallbladder followed by delayed cholecystectomy (DC) can be performed. This study aimed to revi...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Excision of the gallbladder through an abdominal incision using a laparoscope.

A variant of acute cholecystitis with inflammation of the GALLBLADDER that is characterized by the pockets of gas in the gallbladder wall. It is due to secondary infection caused by gas-forming organisms, and has a high risk of perforation.

Acute inflammation of the GALLBLADDER wall. It is characterized by the presence of ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; and LEUKOCYTOSIS. Gallstone obstruction of the CYSTIC DUCT is present in approximately 90% of the cases.

Surgical removal of the GALLBLADDER.

Inflammation of the GALLBLADDER wall in the absence of GALLSTONES.

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