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Percutaneous cholecystostomy in the diagnosis and treatment of acute cholecystitis in the high-risk patient.
We performed percutaneous cholecystostomy in 22 critically ill patients with suspected acute cholecystitis. This procedure accurately diagnosed acute cholecystitis in 17 of these 22 patients andExpand
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Post-Secondary Community Placement of Handicapped Students: A Five-Year Follow-Up
This article presents the results of an evaluation of the employment and living status of 108 moderately to severely handicapped individuals who had graduated during a five-year period (1979–1983)Expand
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Acute compartment syndrome caused by a malfunctioning pneumatic-compression boot. A case report.
  • G. Werbel, G. Shybut
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1 December 1986
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Metastatic squamous cell carcinoma to the heart. Unusual cause of angina decubitus and cardiac murmur.
A 61-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital with the new onset of angina at rest and an ECG consistent with anterior wall ischemia. She was also noted to have a new cardiac murmur. EighteenExpand
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A foregut carcinoid tumor causing Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
A patient had severe peptic ulcer disease complicated by gastric outlet obstruction and choledochoduodenal fistula. Serum gastrin levels were elevated preoperatively to 340 ng/L. A 1.5-cmExpand
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