Postprandial gall-bladder emptying in patients with gall stones.

  title={Postprandial gall-bladder emptying in patients with gall stones.},
  author={Dr D. P. Maudgal and R M Kupfer and Patrick Zentler-Munro and Timothy C. Northfield},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={280 6208},
Gall-bladder emptying in response to a standard meal was assessed in 34 patients with radiolucent gall stones and 34 matched controls. Percentage gall-bladder emptying, derived from volume measurements made on standardised oral cholecystography, was significantly higher at 15 minutes in the patients than the controls (mean +/- SE of mean 38.0 +/- 3.7% v 28… CONTINUE READING