Nonsurgical management of cholelithiasis.

Abstract

Cholecystectomy is accepted and effective therapy for symptomatic cholelithiasis; until recently, it was the only therapeutic option for patients with gallstones. Recently available alternative therapy for cholelithiasis includes oral dissolution therapy with the bile salts ursodeoxycholic acid and chenodeoxycholic acid, extracorporeal shock wave… (More)

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@article{Bruckstein1990NonsurgicalMO, title={Nonsurgical management of cholelithiasis.}, author={Alfred Bruckstein}, journal={Archives of internal medicine}, year={1990}, volume={151 5}, pages={1019} }