Acute acalculous cholecystitis.

In 1884 Duncan was the first to report on acute postoperative acalculous cholecystitis (ref.: 14). Initial publications reported a small number of cases. Literary data have shown a change of the situation for the past few decades /16/. It was most frequently observed following surgical intervention, trauma, delivery or parenteral nutrition /1, 13, 16/. The… CONTINUE READING