Acute acalculous cholecystitis in intensive care.

Abstract

Acute acalculous cholecystitis is increasingly being recognised as a complication of critical illness. The disease usually develops on a background of prolonged illness following multiple trauma, extensive burns, severe sepsis, major surgery or drug overdosage. The clinical picture is virtually indistinguishable from acute obstructive cholecystitis and the… (More)

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