RELATION BETWEEN APPENDICITIS AND GALLSTONES.

@inproceedings{SheldonRELATIONBA,
  title={RELATION BETWEEN APPENDICITIS AND GALLSTONES.},
  author={John Glendon Sheldon}
}
Previous to about three years ago I attributed to postoperative and preoperative adhesions the abdominal pains, distension and constipation that sometimes remained after I had removed gallstones from a patient. Since I have been removing the appendix during operations for bile-passage diseases, adhesions have given me little trouble. During the latter part of June, 1903, three patients from whom others had removed gallstones came to me complaining of pain in the abdomen, abdominal distension… CONTINUE READING