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Acute Cholecystitis

Known as: CHOLECYSTITIS ACUTE, Cholecystitis, Acute, Cholecystitis, Acute [Disease/Finding] 
Acute inflammation of the GALLBLADDER wall. It is characterized by the presence of ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; and LEUKOCYTOSIS. Gallstone obstruction of… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
The Tokyo Guidelines 2013 (TG13) for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis were globally disseminated and various clinical studies… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Since its publication in 2007, the Tokyo Guidelines for the management of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis (TG07) have been… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
In many countries laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis is mainly performed after the acute episode has settled… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The aim of this prospective, randomized study was to determine whether laparoscopic cholecystectomy should be performed as an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This article discusses the definitions, pathophysiology, and epidemiology of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis. Acute… Expand
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2003
Review
2003
CONTEXT Although few patients with acute abdominal pain will prove to have cholecystitis, ruling in or ruling out acute… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE A prospective randomized study was undertaken to compare early with delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The aim of this prospective randomized study was to define the optimum management between early and delayed laparoscopic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) has become the treatment of choice for elective cholecystectomy, but controversy… Expand
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Sonographic findings in 497 patients with suspected acute cholecystitis were analyzed prospectively. Combined use of primary and… Expand
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