Cholelithiasis

Known as: Colelitiasi, Biliary Calculi, gallbladder stones 
Presence or formation of GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, usually in the gallbladder (CHOLECYSTOLITHIASIS) or the common bile duct… (More)
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2012
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2012
Diseases of the gallbladder are common and costly. The best epidemiological screening method to accurately determine point… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
HYPOTHESIS Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) provides the potential for performance of incisionless… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND & AIMS We recently put forward arguments in favor of ABCB4 gene (adenosine triphosphate-binding cassette, subfamily B… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND & AIMS Many studies indicate that gallstone susceptibility has genetic components. MDR3 is the phosphatidylcholine… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To compare patients with gallbladder cancer presenting for therapy with and without prior operation elsewhere to… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Background: The current management of patients with gallstone disease and ductal calculi consists of endoscopic stone extraction… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The risk of atherosclerosis, a leading cause of cardiovascular disease and death, is inversely related to plasma levels of high… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
A hospital-based case-control study of pancreatic cancer was conducted in Athens in 1991–92. One hundred and eighty-one patients… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Our initial experience with laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) for symptomatic cholelithiasis has involved 152 patients. Patient… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis is a poorly understood and hitherto unnamed liver disease that histologically mimics alcoholic… (More)
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