Cholecystostomy

Known as: Cholecystostomies 
Establishment of an opening into the gallbladder either for drainage or surgical communication with another part of the digestive tract, usually the… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
THE membership of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Standards of Practice Committee represents experts in a broad… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A real-time ultrasound-guided needle-insertion medical robot for percutaneous cholecystostomy has been developed. Image-guided… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cholecystectomy remains the best treatment for acute cholecystitis but may cause high morbidity and mortality in critically ill… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND The morbidity and mortality rates associated with acute cholecystitis are higher in the elderly. This study reports… (More)
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1993
1993
The effectiveness and long-term results of percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute acalculous cholecystitis are evaluated. Fifteen… (More)
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1990
1990
The authors describe their own technique for the treatment of gallbladder stones using a laparoscopic approach. They first… (More)
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1989
1989
Emergency percutaneous cholecystostomy was successfully performed in 39 of 40 attempted procedures in 37 hospitalized patients… (More)
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1989
1989
The authors describe a personal technique for the treatment of gallbladder stones using a laparoscopic approach. They first… (More)
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1988
1988
Percutaneous cholecystostomy was performed in 32 patients for treatment of suspected cholecystitis (16 patients), decompression… (More)
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1985
1985
Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy was performed in 11 patients. Indications were acute cholecystitis in 7 patients… (More)
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