A 30-year review of the management of gallbladder disease at a children's hospital.

@article{Lau1983A3R,
  title={A 30-year review of the management of gallbladder disease at a children's hospital.},
  author={Gilbert Lau and Richard J. Andrassy and G. Hossein Mahour},
  journal={The American surgeon},
  year={1983},
  volume={49 8},
  pages={411-3}
}
Fifty-eight patients between the ages of six weeks and 20 years had cholecystectomies during a 30-year period at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. There were 29 females and 29 males. Twenty patients had associated hemolytic disease and nine had associated anatomical lesions. Abdominal pain was the most common complaint, and right upper quadrant abdominal… CONTINUE READING