Emphysematous Cholecystitis

Known as: Cholecystitis, Emphysematous, Emphysematous Cholecystitis [Disease/Finding] 
A variant of acute cholecystitis with inflammation of the GALLBLADDER that is characterized by the pockets of gas in the gallbladder wall. It is due… (More)
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2013
2013
Emphysematous cholecystitis is a rare variant of acute cholecystitis with a high mortality rate. The combination of emphysematous… (More)
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2010
2010
Emphysematous cholecystitis is an uncommon variant of acute cholecystitis, and a communication between biliary ducts and… (More)
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2004
2004
Concurrence of emphysematous pyelonephritis and emphysematous cholecystitis in a patient with type 2 diabetes has not been… (More)
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1998
1998
We report a case of emphysematous cholecystitis with the sonographic appearance of an "effervescent gallbladder"--a large amount… (More)
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1995
1995
Both emphysematous pyelonephritis and emphysematous cholecystitis are uncommon, but potentially fatal, clinical entities. The… (More)
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1994
1994
A case of emphysematous cholecystitis with gall-bladder perforation, resulting in free intraperitoneal gas, is presented. It adds… (More)
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1986
1986
We report a case of acute emphysematous cholecystitis that occurred following hepatic artery embolization for hepatocellular… (More)
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1982
1982
Ultrasound findings in 2 cases of acute emphysematous cholecystitis are described. Reverberations were demonstrated within the… (More)
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1979
1979
The radiographic spectrum of emphysematous cholecystitis can be divided into three stages. Diagnosis on plain abdominal film is… (More)
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1978
1978
Gas in the biliary ducts (pneumobilia) was demonstrated in three cases of emphysematous cholecystitis. Pneumobilia is usually… (More)
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