cholelithiasis


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the presence of gallstones in the gallbladder

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Zhang Y, Zhang L, Yang H, et al: 1291 cases of cholelithiasis treated with electric shock on otoacupoints.
Cholelithiasis and normal biliary tract: Univariate predictors modeling acute cholecystitis Variable n Odds 95% CI P Age 54/48 0.
Rescorla FJ: Cholelithiasis, cholecystitis, and common bile duct stones.
The average steady-state bilirubin levels are higher in the presence of cholelithiasis and may be further elevated during cholecystitis, cholangitis, or in the event of obstruction of the common bile duct by a gallstone.
Bucceri AM, Brogna A, Ferrara R: Sonographic study of postprandial gallbladder emptying and common bile duct changes in patients with diabetes or cholelithiasis.
The most frequently reported adverse events (AE)(>10%) by investigators for pasireotide were diarrhea, nausea, hyperglycemia, cholelithiasis, abdominal pain, diabetes mellitus, injection site reactions, fatigue and increased glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c), with most events being Grade 1-2.
Ursodeoxycholic acid should be considered in CF patients with hepatic fibrosis, cirrhosis, or cholestasis without cholelithiasis, but it is not useful in CF patients without these liver lesions.
The major causes of pancreatitis include alcohol ingestion, cholelithiasis, hypercalcemia, trauma, drugs, and hyperlipidemia.
Her medical history was significant for a 1993 caesarian section, after which she began implanted levonorgestrel contraceptives, and a 1994 laparoscopic cholecystectomy for cholelithiasis.
Results of endoscopic ultrasound in 30 patients Diagnosis Number (percentage) Choledocholithiasis 9 (30%) Microlithiasis/biliary sludge 11 (37%) Pancreatitis 8 (27%) Cholelithiasis 7 (23%) Other * 4 (13%) No abnormalities 3 (10%) * Common bile duct stricture (2 patients), pancreas divisum, pseudocyst.
However, after 2 months of IV therapy, she had increased liver function tests and cholelithiasis.
These sequelae include intraperitoneal abscess, foreign body granulomas, and cholelithiasis of the ovary.
The most common adverse events (AEs) (greater than or equal to 20%) occurring in patients in clinical trials are diarrhea (59%), nausea (58%), hyperglycemia (43%), cholelithiasis (30%), headache (29%), abdominal pain (25%), fatigue (24%), and diabetes mellitus (20%).
Most of our patients suffer from cancer, but, in addition, many have been diagnosed with symptomatic cholelithiasis.
Common adverse reactions associated with treatment are diarrhea, cholelithiasis, abdominal pain, nausea, and injection site reactions, according to the label.