Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis Associated with Aortic Dissection: Report of a Case

Acute acalculous cholecystitis is uncommon, but not rare. Classically, this disease is observed in the intensive care unit associated with major trauma, burns, or surgery. Moreover, comorbidity such as infection, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus is often found. Although the exact pathogenesis is still not fully understood, it may be multifactorial and… (More)