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Ascending cholangitis

Known as: CHOLANGITIS, ASCENDING 
Acute infection of the bile ducts caused by bacteria ascending from the small intestine.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Objective:To assess the clinical benefits of preoperative endoscopic nasobiliary drainage (ENBD) in patients with perihilar… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Antibiotic treatment of cholangitis is often insufficient because of inappropriate antibiotic use or bacterial… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Gallstone disease is encountered commonly in clinical practice. The diagnosis of biliary stones has become less problematic with… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Gallstone is a common disease with a 10% prevalence in the United States and Western Europe. However, it is only symptomatic in… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) is a relatively new, noninvasive cholangiographic technique that is comparable… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In this report, our objectives are to introduce the term "ischemic cholangitis" as an etiologic designation and to describe its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We report a group of 35 patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis who had long-term follow-up after endoscopic treatment of… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Although the first Aeromonas strain was described by Zimmermann as early as in 1890, it took 60 years until Caselitz established… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Cholecystectomy and common bile duct exploration in cirrhotic patients is associated with an 83 percent mortality if prothrombin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • M. Yamaguchi
  • American journal of surgery
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 22114215
Five of the author's cases and 1,428 cases from Japan's literature are discussed. Half of the patients were infants. The ratio of… Expand
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