Epidemiology of gallstone disease in Argentina: prevalences in the general population and European descendants.

@article{Brasca2000EpidemiologyOG,
  title={Epidemiology of gallstone disease in Argentina: prevalences in the general population and European descendants.},
  author={Alfredo P. Brasca and Stella Maris Pezzotto and Daniel Berli and Roberto Lisandro Villavicencio and Oscar Fay and Maria P. Gianguzzo and Leonor C Poletto},
  journal={Digestive diseases and sciences},
  year={2000},
  volume={45 12},
  pages={2392-8}
}
To assess gallstone disease prevalence in Argentina, a random sample of the Rosario City population was studied, considering already known associated factors, and analyzing ethnic groups living in the city. A total of 1,173 participants (69% response), both sexes, 20 years and older were studied. Each subject underwent an abdominal ultrasound examination, a… CONTINUE READING