Analysis of radiolucent gallstones by computed tomography for in vivo estimation of stone components

@article{Rambow1990AnalysisOR,
  title={Analysis of radiolucent gallstones by computed tomography for in vivo estimation of stone components},
  author={Axel Rambow and Martin Staritz and Ulrich Wosiewitz and P Mildenburger and Manfred Thelen and K-H. Meyer zum Buschenfelde},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Investigation},
  year={1990},
  volume={20}
}
Abstract. Successful oral litholytic and other non‐operative therapies of gallstones require exact determination of the stone components. Since computed tomography (CT) provides highly sensitive measurement of density, we performed a study to evaluate whether CT measurement of stone density allows a prediction of the composition of radiolucent gallstones. 
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