Cholecystectomy

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Minilaparotomy cholecystectomy or laparoscopic cholecystectomy for …   -  Jul 27, 2006
Harju J et al. (2006) Minilaparotomy cholecystectomy versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized study with special reference to obesity. ... Nature.com

Gallstones Surgery - Gallstones Health Information - NY Times Health   -  Jun 26, 2009
Until the early 1990s, open cholecystectomy (the removal of the gallbladder through a ... It is less expensive than open cholecystectomy over the long term. ... New York Times

Acute Cholecystitis (Gallstones) Managing Common Bile Duct Stones - …   -  Jun 3, 2008
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy also is increasingly being used for detection and removal ... In such cases laparoscopic cholecystectomy is usually warranted. ... New York Times

Is empiric cholecystectomy a reasonable treatment option for idiopathi...   -  Apr 19, 2006
The cause of acute pancreatitis is easily identifiable in 70–90% of patients. In patients with idiopathic acute pancreatitis (IAP), however, an identifiable ... Nature.com

… pain and markedly elevated transaminase levels after cholecystectom...   -  Dec 13, 2005
Background A 33-year-old white female with a history of cholecystectomy ... In patients who have undergone cholecystectomy without cholangiography, ... Nature.com

Racial Disparities in Cholecystectomy Rates During Hospitalizations...   -  Jan 29, 2008
Correspondence: Geoffrey C Nguyen, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave., Ste. 437, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X5, Canada. ... Nature.com

Cholelithiasis, Cholecystectomy, and Liver Disease   -  Jan 12, 2010
Correspondence: George N. Ioannou, BMBCh, MS, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System and ... Nature.com

Statins to protect against liver cancer   -  May 6, 2009
Another study revealed that the use of statins appeared to lower the risk of cholecystectomy, surgical removal of the gallbladder, in women. ... Times of India

Racial Disparities in Cholecystectomy Rates During Hospitalizations...   -  Sep 1, 2008
BACKGROUND: Practice guidelines advocate performing cholecystectomy for acute gallstone pancreatitis during the same hospitalization stay. ... Nature.com

Risk for Gastric Cancer After Cholecystectomy   -  Sep 20, 2006
Correspondence: Dr. Katja Fall, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, S-171 77 Stockholm, Sweden. ... Nature.com

New technique for scarless operations   -  Jun 3, 2009
The researchers even made videos illustrating the most recent NOTES applications, including cholecystectomy, appendectomy and gastrectomy. ... Times of India

The New York Times > Health > Slide Show > Gallbladder Removal > …   -  Aug 1, 2007
If the gallbladder is extremely inflamed, infected, or has large gallstones, the abdominal approach (open cholecystectomy) is recommended. ... New York Times

Hormone Replacement May Raise Women's Gallbladder Risk   -  Jul 11, 2008
Among women using HRT, one cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder) could be avoided for every 140 women using transdermal therapy rather than oral ... Washington Post

Transvaginal Cholecystectomy Called Pain Free   -  Sep 17, 2007
By Charles Bankhead, Staff Writer, MedPage Today. STRASBOURG, France, Sept. 17 -- Transvaginal cholecystectomy heralds the next stage in surgical evolution, ... MedPage Today

Rate of elective cholecystectomy and the incidence of severe gallstone...   -  Apr 12, 2005
From the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Urbach, Stukel); the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (Urbach, Stukel) and the ... CMAJ

NOTES: Transvaginal Endoscopic Cholecystectomy in Humans— …   -  Mar 10, 2009
Correspondence: Chinnusamy Palanivelu, MCh, FRCS, FACS, GEM Hospital & Postgraduate Institute, 45-A, Pankaja Mill Road, Ramnathapuram, Coimbatore 641045, ... Nature.com

Rethink cholecystectomy during bariatric surgery.(Gastroenterology)( …   -  Sep 15, 2006
SAN FRANCISCO -- Relatively few patients benefit from routine cholecystectomy during laparoscopic or open gastric bypass surgery, according to results of ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Consider options before undergoing cholecystectomy   -  May 23, 2008
To prevent this from happening, patients are often advised to have a cholecystectomy before this complication occurs. It's technically easier and safer to ... Pay-Per-View - The Record - ProQuest Archiver

NOTES: Transvaginal Endoscopic Cholecystectomy in Humans|[mdash]| …   -  Apr 1, 2009
OBJECTIVES: Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) represents an emerging technology, including under its umbrella a variety of approaches ... Nature.com

… to Protect High-Risk Patients Scheduled for Open Cholecystectomy?   -  Feb 14, 2005
Morbidity and mortality after open cholecystectomy have been studied extensively. ... Open cholecystectomy: a contemporary analysis of 42474 patients. ... Archives of Internal Medicine

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy accompanied by simultaneous umbilical …   -  Jul 1, 2007
Background : Umbilical defects may cause technical problems for general surgeons in patients during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) operations and may ... Free with registration - Journal of Postgraduate Medicine - AccessMyLibrary.com

Study Cites Gains in Gall Bladder Cancer Treatment   -  May 18, 2009
..."When gallbladder cancer is found incidentally during or after a cholecystectomy, aggressive resection should be performed either during the present ... Forbes

… biliary and vascular injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy:...   -  Mar 1, 2007
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) constitutes the operation of choice for ... Laparoscopic cholecystectomy injury: an unusual indication for liver ... Free with registration - Southern Medical Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Fruits and vegetables lower gallstone risk   -  Oct 7, 2006
They answered dietary questionnaires that year, and had the rates of gallbladder removal -- called cholecystectomy - were followed through 2000. ... 中国日报 - 中国日报

Source: CCTV.com   -  Sep 16, 2008
By the early 1990s in the United States, 80% of Cholecystectomy operations had been replaced by minimally invasive surgery, which had the advantages of ... 央视国际

Article: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy.(LETTERS)(Letter to the Editor)...   -  Dec 1, 2005
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy.(LETTERS)(Letter to the Editor) ... find OB GYN News articles. I have had two cases of gall bladder disease treated by ... Pay-Per-View - OB GYN News - HighBeam Research

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Geriatric Patients   -  Mar 15, 2005
Although laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become standard treatment for symptomatic cholecystitis, little attention has been paid to its use in geriatric ... AAFP News Now

Statins May Stave Off Gallstones   -  Nov 10, 2009
The study compared 27035 people who had a cholecystectomy with 106531 who had no history of gallstones. The numbers included 11264 people who took statins, ... U.S. News & World Report

… Surgery - Choledocholithiasis Health Information - NY Times Health   -  Jun 3, 2008
Until the early 1990s, open cholecystectomy (the removal of the gallbladder through a ... It is less expensive than open cholecystectomy in the long term. ... New York Times

Cholecystectomy at Ambulatory Surgery Centers Safe, Cost-Effective   -  Oct 11, 2007
October 11, 2007 (New Orleans) — Laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed on slightly younger, healthier patients in ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) is safe ... Medscape

Successful cholecystectomy during pregnancy.(Obstetrics)   -  Oct 15, 2005
SAN DIEGO -- A pregnant woman successfully delivered twins at term after undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic gall bladder disease during ... Free with registration - OB GYN News - AccessMyLibrary.com

cholecystectomy | Definition of cholecystectomy | HighBeam.com:...   -  Jul 12, 2006
Find out what cholecystectomy means: The Oxford American College Dictionary has the definition of cholecystectomy. Research related newspaper, magazine, ... Pay-Per-View - Oxford American College Dictionary - HighBeam Research

Transvaginal Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy   -  Apr 20, 2007
That's right. According to the New York Times, a team of surgeons at the Columbia University Medical Center performed a laparoscopic gallbladder removal ... Medgadget.com

Hormone Replacement May Raise Women's Gallbladder Risk   -  Jul 10, 2008
Among women using HRT, one cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder) could be avoided for every 140 women using transdermal therapy rather than oral ... U.S. News & World Report

Digestive Disorders Health Center   -  Jul 22, 2009
Surgery to remove the gallbladder (cholecystectomy) is the treatment of choice for gallstones that cause moderate to severe pain or other symptoms. ... WebMD

… Of Acute Hemorrhagic Shock After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.   -  Jul 1, 2005
Especially cholecystectomy is widely performed today. ... Important User Information: Remote access to EBSCO's database is permitted to patrons of ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Anesthesiology - EBSCO Publishing

Drink tea, it's good for you   -  Jul 9, 2006
At times a gallbladder removal, or "cholecystectomy," is often required. Also, "biliary tract cancers...are rare but highly fatal," Dr Ann W Hsing, ... Daily News & Analysis

Rhode Island Supreme Court Case Law - FRANCO v. LATINA, 916 A.2d …   -  Mar 5, 2007
...[fn12] The record shows that, in a laparoscopic cholecystectomy, the term "hostile environment" refers to situations in which the condition of a patient's ... Pay-Per-View - Rhode Island Supreme Court Case Law - Loislaw

Is Empiric Cholecystectomy a Treatment for Idiopathic Acute Pancreatit...   -  Jul 12, 2006
The cause of acute pancreatitis is easily identifiable in 70–90% of patients. In patients with idiopathic acute pancreatitis (IAP), however, an identifiable ... Medscape

Ethicon Endo-Surgery wins FDA OK for device study   -  Apr 22, 2009
...eliminating external incisions. it will involve 40 subjects undergoing a cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) or exploratory surgery for chronic pelvic ... Bizjournals.com

Is prophylactic cholecystectomy unnecessary?(Gastroenterology)   -  May 15, 2005
..."Our study confirms the doubt of the strict necessity of prophylactic cholecystectomy in obesity surgery," he said at a congress on laparoscopy and ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in empyema of gall bladder: An …   -  Apr 1, 2007
Objective: To find out the safety profile of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in empyema of gallbladder. Background: Empyema of gall bladder is a severe form of ... Free with registration - Journal of Minimal Access Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

… biliary and vascular injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy:...   -  Mar 1, 2007
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) constitutes the operation of choice for ... Laparoscopic cholecystectomy injury: an unusual indication for liver ... $4.95 - Southern Medical Journal - ECNext

Cholecystectomy improved outcomes, was safe in older gallstone...   -  Aug 15, 2005
Cholecystectomy improved outcomes, was safe in older gallstone patients.(Brief Article) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Scarless Cholecystectomy? | HealthandAge – Medical Articles and News ...   -  Feb 9, 2008
Removal of the gall bladder has been at the forefront of new surgical approaches before - maybe because it's a fairly common procedure that is not usually ... HealthandAge.com

Rate of elective cholecystectomy and the incidence of severe gallstone...   -  Jan 1, 2009
From the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Urbach, Stukel); the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (Urbach, Stukel) and the ... CMAJ

Major Complications During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.   -  Aug 9, 2006
Major Complications During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Major Complications During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Background: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy may ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Surgery - EBSCO Publishing

Immediate Cholecystectomy Is Safe for Acute Cholecystitis   -  Sep 1, 2007
Background: Traditionally, open cholecystectomy was performed after an episode of acute cholecystitis had resolved. More recent surgical practice has ... AAFP News Now

Cholecystectomy after gallstone pancreatitis.(Gastroenterology)(Brief...   -  May 15, 2005
LOS ANGELES -- When cholecystectomy is indicated following gallstone pancreatitis, the severity of the disease should determine timing of the surgery, ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

… nut consumption and decreased risk of cholecystectomy in women --...   -  May 1, 2009
1 From the Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, and the Department of Nutrition, ... Am J Clin Nutr (subscription)

Cholecystectomy for asymptomatic gallstone patients.   -  Sep 1, 2006
The article by Khanna et al - 'Histological changes in gall bladder due to stone disease' is very interesting and thought-provoking. ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Biliary Dyskinesia in Children …   -  Oct 29, 2007
By Nora Steiner Mealy. SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- October 29, 2007 -- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy was found to relieve symptoms in children with biliary ... DG News

Don't delay cholecystectomy in biliary pancreatitis.(Gastroenterology)...   -  May 1, 2008
Don't delay cholecystectomy in biliary pancreatitis.(Gastroenterology)(Report) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. Huntington Beach, Calif. Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

EBSCOhost Connection: Cholecystectomy.   -  Jan 1, 2005
Cholecystectomy: The article provides information on cholecystectomy, the surgical removal of the gallbladder, a muscular, pear-shaped organ that lies ... Subscription - Cholecystectomy - EBSCO Publishing

… in endo surgery: successful cholecystectomy, nephrectomy performed...   -  Oct 15, 2007
Estevao A. Lima, MD, FEBU. described success using the natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) approach to perform cholecystectomy and ... Free with registration - Urology Times - AccessMyLibrary.com

Mini-laparoscopic cholecystectomy.(miniaturized instruments used in …   -  Feb 1, 2006
The use of miniaturized instruments during laparoscopic cholecystectomy reduced early postoperative incisional pain, prevented late incisional discomfort, ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

SAGES 2009: Hybrid Transvaginal Cholecystectomy Found Safe in …   -  May 1, 2009
May 1, 2009 — Operating through the body's natural orifices, using a technique known as natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) is one of ... Medscape

Limiting surgeon's work hours associated with fewer complications...   -  Sep 16, 2008
...'Bile duct injury [a common complication of cholecystectomy, in which the tubes that transport fluids between the liver and gallbladder are damaged] has a ... Science Centric

Cholecystectomy after gallstone pancreatitis.(Gastroenterology)(Brief...   -  May 15, 2005
Cholecystectomy after gallstone pancreatitis.(Gastroenterology)(Brief Article) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. LOS ANGELES -- When cholecystectomy ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

… providing any benefit for patients undergoing open cholecystectomy   -  Apr 19, 2007
Cholecystectomy is the term used to describe the surgical removal of a ... “Our review has shown that routine drain use after open cholecystectomy does not ... News-Medical.net

… Upper Quadrant Pain and Fever After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy   -  Jun 15, 2006
A 66-year-old man presented with abdominal pain. He had undergone laparoscopic cholecystectomy a week earlier for chronic symptomatic acalculous ... AAFP News Now

Iran performs gas-less cholecystectomy   -  Jan 4, 2009
Iranian surgeons have successfully performed the country's first 'gas-less cholecystectomy laparoscopy' in Isfahan's Al-Zahra Hospital. ... PRESS TV - Press TV

… -Site Complications In Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Role Of...   -  Jun 19, 2008
UroToday.com - A total of 48 patients were randomized to receive topical rifamycin to the umbilical area 12 hours prior and 12, 24, 36, 48, ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Dissection Procedures in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy   -  Sep 6, 2005
This viewpoint from Albert Lowenfels, MD, offers commentary on important clinical research in the field of general surgery. ... Medscape

… biliary and vascular injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy:...   -  Mar 1, 2007
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) constitutes the operation of choice for ... Not since the introduction of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the early 1990s ... Pay-Per-View - Southern Medical Journal - HighBeam Research

Rethink cholecystectomy during bariatric surgery.(Gastroenterology)( …   -  Sep 15, 2006
Rethink cholecystectomy during bariatric surgery.(Gastroenterology)(Clinical report) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Article: Is prophylactic cholecystectomy unnecessary?(Gastroenterology...   -  May 15, 2005
Is prophylactic cholecystectomy unnecessary?(Gastroenterology) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. MIAMI BEACH -- Although prophylactic ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

REMINDER: OR-Live Presents: 20 Years Later . . . The Evolution of Lap...   -  Jan 8, 2009
The doctors will focus on the evolution of techniques from the introduction of laparoscopic cholecystectomy through single port cholecystectomy and NOTES, ... marketwire.com

USGI Medical Announces First US NOTES Cholecystectomy Procedure   -  Apr 2, 2007
USGI Medical, Inc., the pioneer in the emerging field of Incisionless EndoSurgery, announced today the use of its technology in the first US NOTES procedure ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

Going Home After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy   -  Feb 9, 2006
Is an overnight stay necessary after laparoscopic cholecystectomy? To answer this question, the study authors performed a randomized controlled trial ... Medscape

… influencing waiting times for elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy...   -  Feb 1, 2007
Thus, the objective of this study was to examine the impact of demographic, clinical and surgeon factors on waiting times for laparoscopic cholecystectomy ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

A Patch May Reduce Your Risk of Gallbladder Surgery   -  Jul 22, 2008
Of these women, 17190 had a cholecystectomy. The researchers found that current HRT users were more likely than never-users of HRT to be admitted for ... HealthandAge.com

Cholecystectomy during gastric bypass deemed cost effective.(Clinical...   -  Jan 15, 2006
Cholecystectomy during gastric bypass deemed cost effective.(Clinical Rounds) ... find Family Practice News articles. SAN FRANCISCO -- Ursodiol treatment or ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Cholecystectomy; Minilaparotomy cholecystectomy appears to be faster ...   -  Jun 14, 2006
2006 JUN 14 - (NewsRx.com) -- Minilaparotomy cholecystectomy seems to be a faster technique for uncomplicated gallstone disease and it is safe for obese ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Mayo Clinic expertise   -  Sep 4, 2009
Cholecystectomy is most commonly performed using a tiny video camera to see inside your abdomen ... Cholecystectomy: Surgical removal of the gallbladder. ... MayoClinic.com

… and fever after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.(Disease/Disorder...   -  Jun 15, 2006
He had undergone laparoscopic cholecystectomy a week earlier for chronic symptomatic acalculous cholecystitis, and had an uneventful postoperative. $4.95 - American Family Physician - ECNext

… gall bladder and laparoscopic cholecystectomy.(Letter To Editor)(Le...   -  Oct 1, 2007
After conversion what were the results? Was cholecystectomy completed in all patients? What is the role of intraoperative cholangiography in such cases? ... Free with registration - Journal of Minimal Access Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Specialising In: .Minimally Invasive Surgery General And Vascular …   -  Nov 21, 2006
Minimally Invasive Surgery General and Vascular Surgery Laparoscopic Colectomy, Cholecystectomy and Hernia Repair Colon Surgery Breast Surgery . 367-1878 . Lodi News-Sentinel - Google News Archive

Timing critical in Cholecystectomy.(Clinical Capsules)(Brief Article)...   -  Jun 15, 2005
Timing critical in Cholecystectomy.(Clinical Capsules)(Brief Article) ... find Family Practice News articles. When cholecystectomy is indicated following ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Central adiposity, regional fat distribution, and the risk of cholecys...   -  Feb 16, 2006
A bulging midriff almost doubles a woman's chances of developing gallstones and the need for surgery to remove them, finds an extensive study published ... News-Medical.net

Cholecystectomy: gallbladder removal with open surgery.(Adult Health ...   -  May 31, 2007
A cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the gallbladder. The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ that is part of the digestive system. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Cholecystectomy: gallbladder removal with open surgery.(usage)   -  May 24, 2006
A cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the gallbladder. The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ that is part of the digestive system. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Cholecystectomy: gallbladder removal with open surgery.(Adult Health ...   -  Nov 1, 2006
A cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the gallbladder. The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ that is part of the digestive system. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Breakthrough Surgical Procedure Results In No Scars, Minimal Pain   -  Apr 27, 2007
On March 20, 2007, a team of specialists at Columbia University in New York performed a hybrid transvaginal cholecystectomy with the assistance of three ... emaxhealth.com

Immediate Cholecystectomy Is Safe for Acute Cholecystitis - September...   -  Sep 1, 2007
Background: There is evidence that children and adults presenting to the emergency department (ED) do not receive adequate analgesia for painful soft-tissue ... AAFP News Now

Corgentech Pain Drug, 4975, Demonstrates Statistically Significant...   -  Jun 14, 2006
While both the knee and cholecystectomy trials were in surgical settings and included similar concentrations of 4975, it is possible that the extent of ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

The Meaning of "And": Message from Mark Talamini, MD, SAGES …   -  Dec 22, 2008
...with what used to be the bread and butter of general surgery: procedures such as open common bile duct exploration, and even open cholecystectomy. ... Medscape

Operation Anubis, First 'No Scar' Surgery - France   -  Apr 28, 2007
In 1987 Philippe Mouret performed the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The Anglo-Saxons countries called it the "second French revolution": minimally ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Rural surgical services in two Canadian provinces.   -  Jun 22, 2006
Methods: Four surgical procedures (carpal tunnel release, inguinal herniorrhaphy, appendectomy and cholecystectomy) provided to rural residents of Alberta ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Complications Of Stone Spillage During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy...   -  Apr 10, 2006
One Patient With Two Potential Complications Of Stone Spillage During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy One Patient With Two Potential Complications Of Stone ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Surgery - EBSCO Publishing

NOSCAR announces NOTES multicenter human trials in the US   -  Jul 10, 2009
NOSCAR leadership is currently finalizing the design for a prospective multicenter trial of NOTES cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) versus conventional ... eurekalert.org

Risk of Gallstones Requiring Surgery Reduced by Statin Use   -  Nov 13, 2009
Switzerland, examined the association between statin use and the risk of developing gallstone disease followed by cholecystectomy or surgical removal of ... MedIndia

… Of Surgical Sponge Following Cholecystectomy: An Unusual Cause Of ...   -  Apr 10, 2006
Transmural Migration Of Surgical Sponge Following Cholecystectomy: An Unusual Cause Of Gastric Outlet Obstruction Transmural Migration Of Surgical Sponge ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Surgery - EBSCO Publishing

Article: Cholecystectomy during gastric bypass pays off. - Internal …   -  Feb 15, 2006
Cholecystectomy during gastric bypass pays off. ... find Internal Medicine News articles. SAN FRANCISCO -- For patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Clinical: Gallstones.   -  Sep 23, 2005
However stones may form in the bile duct after cholecystectomy or behind strictures as a result of stasis. ASSOCIATED FACTORS - Obesity. - Pregnancy. ... Free with registration - GP - AccessMyLibrary.com

Preemptive Local Anesthesia at Surgical Site Reduces Incidence of …   -  Oct 16, 2006
...[Presentation title: Role of Pre-Emptive Analgesia with Bupivacaine for Chronic Pain after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Abstract 348] DG News

Dr. Peter Gott: Deal offers unusual start to week   -  Apr 25, 2005
In the first, called laparoscopic cholecystectomy, a small tube is put into the abdominal cavity through a tiny incision. Using various devices introduced ... Amarillo.com

… mixing systems; regional anesthesia; laparoscopic cholecystectomy.(...   -  Mar 1, 2005
Mean age of the patients was 74.1 years; procedures performed included sigmoidectomy, open cholecystectomy, incisional hernia repair, and laparoscopic ... $4.95 - AORN Journal - ECNext

PHOTO COURTESY OF Peconic bay medical center   -  May 7, 2009
The publisher is getting a laparoscopic cholecystectomy -- in other words, she's having her gall bladder removed. Riverhead surgeon Augustino Cervone will ... timesreview.com

… ; acute normovolemic hemodilution; laparoscopic cholecystectomy;...   -  Feb 1, 2007
Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) is a disabling but common complication of advanced cancer. The goal of therapy for MPE is palliative, and treatment using ... $4.95 - AORN Journal - ECNext



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