Ultrasonography of the gallbladder in patients with a clinical suspicion of acute cholecystitis.

Abstract

The prevalence of ultrasonographic (US) signs described in the literature in cases of acute cholecystitis (wall thickening, increased volume, roundness and local tenderness of the gallbladder, an anechoic layer in the gallbladder wall and cholelithiasis were studied in 136 consecutive patients referred for US examination with clinically suspected acute… (More)

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@article{Soiva1986UltrasonographyOT, title={Ultrasonography of the gallbladder in patients with a clinical suspicion of acute cholecystitis.}, author={Martti Soiva and Ilkka J. Suramo and Mirka Taavitsainen}, journal={Diagnostic imaging in clinical medicine}, year={1986}, volume={55 6}, pages={337-42} }