Quality of Life and Level of Anxiety in Patients after Gallbladder Surgery

@inproceedings{Sedlak2016QualityOL,
  title={Quality of Life and Level of Anxiety in Patients after Gallbladder Surgery},
  author={Brigida Sedlak and Zbigniew Lorenc and Maciej Zaniewski and Wiktor Krawczyk and Eugeniusz Majewski and Marzena Kowalska and Urszula Skotnicka and Joanna Kitlas-Polasik and Mateusz Majewski},
  year={2016}
}
Cholelithiasis involves the presence of gallstones, which are concretions of cholesterol, bilirubin, calcium salts, and other ingredients that form in the biliary tract, usually in the gallbladder [1]. Symptomatic cholelithiasis is an indication for surgical treatment. The presence of gallstones is not an indication for surgery. Almost half of the population over age 60 has gallstones, but only a small part suffers from pain related to the condition. Cholecystectomy for asymptomatic gallstones… CONTINUE READING