cholecystostomy

Summary

Summary: Establishment of an opening into the gallbladder either for drainage or surgical communication with another part of the digestive tract, usually the duodenum or jejunum.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy in the management of acute cholecystitis
    Irith Hadas-Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:170-1. 2003
  2. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy
    Okan Akhan
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 43:229-36. 2002
  3. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy in patients with acute cholecystitis: experience of 45 patients at a US referral center
    Michael F Byrne
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:206-11. 2003
  4. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis
    K Welschbillig-Meunier
    Department of Visceral Surgery, CHU Angers, 4 rue Larrey, 49033, Angers Cedex, France
    Surg Endosc 19:1256-9. 2005
  5. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy without interval cholecystectomy as definitive treatment of acute cholecystitis in elderly and critically ill patients
    John Griniatsos
    First Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    South Med J 101:586-90. 2008
  6. ncbi Short- and long-term outcomes following percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients
    Andrew McKay
    Department of Surgery, Health Sciences Centre, University of Manitoba, GF 431, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1R9, Canada
    Surg Endosc 26:1343-51. 2012
  7. ncbi Acute cholecystitis in high surgical risk patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy or emergency cholecystectomy?
    Juan C Rodríguez-Sanjuán
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Marques de Valdecilla, University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain
    Am J Surg 204:54-9. 2012
  8. ncbi Treatment of acute cholecystitis in non-critically ill patients at high surgical risk: comparison of clinical outcomes after gallbladder aspiration and after percutaneous cholecystostomy
    S Chopra
    Department of Radiology, Mail Code 7800, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 176:1025-31. 2001
  9. ncbi Revisiting percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis based on a 10-year experience
    Youmna Abi-Haidar
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Surg 147:416-22. 2012
  10. ncbi Management of acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients: contemporary role for cholecystostomy and subsequent cholecystectomy
    Bryan C Morse
    Academic Department of Surgery, Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, Greenville, South Carolina 29605, USA
    Am Surg 76:708-12. 2010

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  1. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy in the management of acute cholecystitis
    Irith Hadas-Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:170-1. 2003
    ..An alternative approach in patients suffering from acute cholecystitis with contraindications to emergency surgery is percutaneous cholecystostomy.
  2. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy
    Okan Akhan
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 43:229-36. 2002
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC), a technique that consists of percutaneous catheter placement in the gallbladder lumen under imaging guidance, has become an alternative to surgical cholecystostomy in recent years...
  3. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy in patients with acute cholecystitis: experience of 45 patients at a US referral center
    Michael F Byrne
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:206-11. 2003
    ..Percutaneous cholecystostomy might be the procedure of choice in this group...
  4. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis
    K Welschbillig-Meunier
    Department of Visceral Surgery, CHU Angers, 4 rue Larrey, 49033, Angers Cedex, France
    Surg Endosc 19:1256-9. 2005
    ..Cholecystectomy remains the best treatment for acute cholecystitis but may cause high morbidity and mortality in critically ill or elderly patients...
  5. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy without interval cholecystectomy as definitive treatment of acute cholecystitis in elderly and critically ill patients
    John Griniatsos
    First Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    South Med J 101:586-90. 2008
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of percutaneous cholecystostomy without interval cholecystectomy as definitive treatment for acute cholecystitis in elderly or critically ill patients with various ..
  6. ncbi Short- and long-term outcomes following percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients
    Andrew McKay
    Department of Surgery, Health Sciences Centre, University of Manitoba, GF 431, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1R9, Canada
    Surg Endosc 26:1343-51. 2012
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy is a less invasive method to treat acute cholecystitis in patients who are critically ill or have serious medical comorbidities precluding the use of general anesthesia...
  7. ncbi Acute cholecystitis in high surgical risk patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy or emergency cholecystectomy?
    Juan C Rodríguez-Sanjuán
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Marques de Valdecilla, University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain
    Am J Surg 204:54-9. 2012
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) is an alternative treatment in acute cholecystitis (AC) in high-risk or elderly patients although its advantage over emergency cholecystectomy has not yet been established.
  8. ncbi Treatment of acute cholecystitis in non-critically ill patients at high surgical risk: comparison of clinical outcomes after gallbladder aspiration and after percutaneous cholecystostomy
    S Chopra
    Department of Radiology, Mail Code 7800, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 176:1025-31. 2001
    ..study was performed to compare the clinical outcome after gallbladder aspiration with that after percutaneous cholecystostomy in non-critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis who were at high risk from surgery...
  9. ncbi Revisiting percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis based on a 10-year experience
    Youmna Abi-Haidar
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Surg 147:416-22. 2012
    To identify patient characteristics leading to percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) and to compare outcomes between PC and cholecystectomy (CCY) in patients with acute cholecystitis (AC).
  10. ncbi Management of acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients: contemporary role for cholecystostomy and subsequent cholecystectomy
    Bryan C Morse
    Academic Department of Surgery, Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, Greenville, South Carolina 29605, USA
    Am Surg 76:708-12. 2010
    ..Although decompression and drainage of the gallbladder through a cholecystostomy tube may be used as a temporary treatment of acute cholecystitis in this population, there is still some ..
  11. ncbi Emerging indications for percutaneous cholecystostomy for the management of acute cholecystitis--a retrospective review
    Sana Nasim
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Surg 9:456-9. 2011
    ..Percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) has been used as a bridging technique while awaiting resolution of sepsis...
  12. ncbi EUS-guided transmural cholecystostomy as rescue management for acute cholecystitis in elderly or high-risk patients: a prospective feasibility study
    Sang Soo Lee
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:1008-12. 2007
    ..Although EUS-guided drainage procedures have been used to collect peripancreatic fluids, little is known regarding EUS-guided transmural gallbladder drainage for high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis...
  13. ncbi [Bilateral corneal ulceration as a result of caloric-protein malnutrition and vitamin A deficit in a patient with chronic alcoholism, chronic pancreatitis and cholecystostomy]
    S Benítez Cruz
    Unidad de Nutrición Clínica y Dietética, Hospital Universitario La Paz, Madrid, Espana
    Nutr Hosp 20:308-10. 2005
    ....
  14. pmc Ultrasound guided percutaneous cholecystostomy in high-risk patients for surgical intervention
    Huseyin Bakkaloglu
    Trauma and Emergency Surgery Service, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Capa Istanbul 34390, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 12:7179-82. 2006
    To assess the efficacy and safety of ultrasound guided percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) in the treatment of acute cholecystitis in a well-defined high risk patients under general anesthesia.
  15. ncbi Acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy vs conservative treatment
    Adam A Hatzidakis
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Medical School of Crete, 71500 Heraklion Stavrakia, Greece
    Eur Radiol 12:1778-84. 2002
    Our objective was to compare the effectiveness of percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) vs conservative treatment (CO) in high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis...
  16. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy versus gallbladder aspiration for acute cholecystitis: a prospective randomized controlled trial
    Kei Ito
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sendai City Medical Center, 5 22 1, Tsurugaya, Miyagino ku, Sendai, Miyagi 983 0824, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:193-6. 2004
    ..study was performed to determine and compare the effectiveness and incidence of complications of percutaneous cholecystostomy and gallbladder aspiration in cases of severe acute cholecystitis. SUBJECTS AND METHODS...
  17. ncbi A new technique for the palliative treatment of high bile duct cancer
    Michael C Safioleas
    2nd Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:378-80. 2005
    ..Hepatico-cholecysto-jejunostomy is a safe, rapid and easy method that could be alternatively and successfully used for surgical palliation of unresectable hilar cholangiocarcinoma...
  18. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for the treatment of acute cholecystitis in the critically ill and elderly
    J C M Li
    Department of Surgery, North District Hospital, New Territories East Cluster, 9 Po Kin Road, Sheung Shui, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:389-93. 2004
    To evaluate the clinical efficacy and outcomes of percutaneous cholecystostomy as an alternative treatment option for elderly and critically ill patients who have acute cholecystitis.
  19. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy: a bridge to surgery or definite management of acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients?
    Per Leveau
    Department of Surgery, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:593-6. 2008
    ..In these selected patients, percutaneous cholecystostomy (PCS) is an alternative mode of management...
  20. ncbi Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy in high-risk surgical patients
    A Granlund
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:212-7. 2001
    ..of this study was to evaluate the safety, efficacy and long-term outcome of ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy (USGPC) in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis...
  21. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients
    U Boggi
    Dipartimento di Oncologia, Universita di Pisa, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 46:121-5. 1999
    The aim of this study was to ascertain the therapeutic efficacy of percutaneous cholecystostomy in a selected group of high-risk patients who were physiologically unable to tolerate an open procedure.
  22. ncbi Removal of a trapped endoscopic catheter from the gallbladder via percutaneous transhepatic cholecystostomy: technical innovation
    Rourke M Stay
    Department of Radiology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:1097-9. 2006
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy is used for a variety of clinical problems.
  23. ncbi Acute gallstone cholecystitis in the elderly: treatment with emergency ultrasonographic percutaneous cholecystostomy and interval laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    A Macri
    Emergency Surgery Unit, University of Messina, Messina 98125, Italy
    Surg Endosc 20:88-91. 2006
    ..The treatment of acute cholecystitis in the elderly is still a subject of debate, particularly with reference to the timing of surgery and the role of laparoscopy...
  24. ncbi Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients: one center's experience
    Ozgur Basaran
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 16:134-7. 2005
    ..Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy is an alternative for such patients...
  25. ncbi Palliative operation procedures for pancreatic head carcinoma
    Kai Shan Tao
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an 710032, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 1:133-6. 2002
    ..To investigate the procedure choice of palliative operation for carcinoma of the head of the pancreas (CHP)...
  26. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy: a nonsurgical therapeutic option for acute cholecystitis in high-risk and critically ill patients
    Guilherme de Castro Dabus
    Department of Radiology, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade de Campinas, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 121:260-2. 2003
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy offers a potentially important type of therapy for critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis who present high risk when undergoing laparotomy or laparoscopy under general anesthesia...
  27. ncbi Surgeon-performed ultrasound in the ICU setting
    Fahim A Habib
    Divisions of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Miami, 1800 NW 10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:1151-79, vii. 2004
    ..In this article,we review the application of surgeon-performed ultrasonography in the evaluation and management of critically ill patients...
  28. ncbi Predicting infected bile among patients undergoing percutaneous cholecystostomy
    Shannon L Beardsley
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:319-25. 2005
    Patients may not achieve a clinical benefit after percutaneous cholecystostomy due to the inherent difficulty in identifying patients who truly have infected gallbladders...
  29. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy catheter removal and incidence of clinically significant bile leaks: a clinical approach to catheter management
    James N Wise
    Department of Radiology, Division of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White 270, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1647-51. 2005
    We sought to determine the incidence of bile leaks upon removal of small-bore percutaneous cholecystostomy catheters and to evaluate clinical and imaging guidelines to ensure safe catheter removal.
  30. ncbi Gallbladder aspiration for acute cholecystitis in average-surgical-risk patients
    J Tazawa
    Division of Gastrointestinal Diseases, Tsuchiura Kyodo General Hospital, Tsuchiura, Ibaraki, Japan
    Int J Clin Pract 59:21-4. 2005
    ..The percentage reached 97 when percutaneous cholecystostomy was added (four patients)...
  31. ncbi Iatrogenic gallbladder perforation: conservative management by percutaneous drainage and cholecystostomy
    M Lublin
    Surgery Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am Surg 67:760-3. 2001
    ..biopsy diagnosed by dimethyl iminodiacetic acid (HIDA) scan and managed successfully by percutaneous drainage and cholecystostomy. This case illustrates the role of conservative management in selected cases of gallbladder perforation.
  32. ncbi Open versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallbladder carcinoma
    O Lundberg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Northern Sweden, S-901 85, , Sweden
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 8:525-9. 2001
    ..Although the sparse clinical documentation does not unavoidably mean that laparoscopic cholecystectomy has an increased risk of disseminating tumor cells, we recommend open surgery in cases of known or suspected gallbladder carcinoma...
  33. ncbi Gallstone disease: Surgical aspects of symptomatic cholecystolithiasis and acute cholecystitis
    F Keus
    Diakonessenhuis, Bosboomstraat 1, 3582 KE Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 20:1031-51. 2006
    ..b>Cholecystostomy is an alternative technique for patients unfit for general anaesthesia...
  34. doi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk acute cholecystitis patients
    Jean Pierre Arnaud
    South Med J 101:577. 2008
  35. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients: experience of a surgeon-initiated interventional program
    Eric J Silberfein
    Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston VAMC 112, 2002 Holcomb Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 194:672-7. 2007
    The treatment of choice for acute cholecystitis is cholecystectomy. However, percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) is an alternative treatment in patients who are at high risk for urgent surgery...
  36. ncbi [Percutaneous cholecystostomy in acute cholecystitis--a solution for risk patient groups?]
    P Horak
    Chirurgická klinika UK 2 LF a FN Motol, Praha
    Rozhl Chir 85:236-8. 2006
    ..In accordance with scientific literature, we consider PC an effective treatment method with minimal complications...
  37. ncbi Gallbladder disease: an update on diagnosis and treatment
    David P Vogt
    Transplant Center and Department of General Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:977-84. 2002
    ....
  38. ncbi Gas-containing liver abscess after transhepatic percutaneous cholecystostomy
    Kuo Hsien Chiang
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:940-1. 2007
  39. ncbi Cholecystectomy versus cholecystolithotomy for cholelithiasis in childhood: long-term outcome
    D De Caluwe
    Department of Pediatric Surgery and Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 36:1518-21. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the long-term outcome of cholecystectomy versus cholecystolithotomy for symptomatic gallbladder disease in children...
  40. ncbi [The treatment of gallstone disease in the elderly]
    S van Assen
    afd Algemene Interne Geneeskunde, Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:146-50. 2003
    ..Percutaneous cholecystostomy is an effective and safe alternative for (laparoscopic) cholecystectomy in high-risk patients with an acute ..
  41. ncbi [Ultrasound-guided trans-parietohepatic cholecystostomy in the critical patient: current indications]
    G Bongarzoni
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche Sperimentali e Cliniche, , Chieti
    G Chir 22:395-400. 2001
    ..Our experience suggest us that percutaneous transhepatic cholecystostomy is a simple method without any complications, efficacious to resolve the acute sepsis in patients with ..
  42. ncbi Measurement of needle-tip bioimpedance to facilitate percutaneous access of the urinary and biliary systems: first assessment of an experimental system
    William W Roberts
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Invest Radiol 37:91-4. 2002
    ..Initial results in utilizing this novel system to determine successful access into dilated kidney and gall bladder specimens are reported...
  43. ncbi Surgical management of major pancreatic injury in children
    J Snajdauf
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Charles University of Prague, 2nd Medical School, Teaching Hospital Motol, Institute of Postgraduate Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 17:317-21. 2007
    ..Major or complicated pancreatic trauma in children is uncommon and management strategies remain controversial. The aim of this study was to evaluate our experience with both early and delayed surgery in these pediatric cases...
  44. ncbi A treatment for biliary hypoplasia: tube cholecystostomy and irrigation
    M Abes
    Department of Paediatric Surgery and Pathology, Karadeniz Technical University Faculty of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 13:21-5. 2003
    ..Seven patients with BH underwent tube cholecystostomy, decompression and saline irrigation of the biliary tree via tube cholecystostomy...
  45. ncbi Open cholecystectomy in the laparoendoscopic era
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 195:108-14. 2008
    ..the indications for a primary open approach, conversion from laparoscopy, technical aspects of OC, and alternatives (cholecystostomy and subtotal cholecystectomy). Strategies for safe OC must be formally addressed in residency programs.
  46. ncbi Relief of intractable pruritus in Alagille syndrome by partial external biliary diversion
    Peter Mattei
    Department of General, Thoracic, and Fetal Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:104-7; discussion 104-7. 2006
    ....
  47. ncbi Partial cholecystectomy as a safe and viable option in the emergency treatment of complex acute cholecystitis: a case series and review of the literature
    Mehrdad Soleimani
    Department of Surgery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am Surg 73:498-507. 2007
    ..cases (1972-2005) who underwent a "nonconventional" surgery for severe cholecystitis, including cholecystostomy, CPC, or LPC. Review of the literature, including our cases, showed a male:female ratio of 1.3:1...
  48. pmc Flowcharts for the diagnosis and treatment of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis: Tokyo Guidelines
    Fumihiko Miura
    Department of Surgery, Teikyo University School of Medicine, 2 11 1 Kaga, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, 173 8605, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 14:27-34. 2007
    ..cholecystectomy is recommended after initial management with percutaneous gallbladder drainage and/or cholecystostomy. For the patient with severe (grade III) acute cholecystitis, multiorgan support is a critical part of ..
  49. ncbi [Management of perforations as adverse events of ERCP plus ES. Personal experience]
    L G Angio
    Universita degli Studi di Messina, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Scuola di Specializzazione in Chirurgia Generale 1
    G Chir 30:520-30. 2009
    ..Among its complications, perforations occur in fewer than 1% of patients, but are associated with a mortality rate of 16% -18%...
  50. pmc Systematic review of cholecystostomy as a treatment option in acute cholecystitis
    Anders Winbladh
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, , Sweden
    HPB (Oxford) 11:183-93. 2009
    OBJECTIVES: Percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) is an established low-mortality treatment option for elderly and critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis...
  51. ncbi Laparoscopic cholecystostomy is a safe and effective alternative in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis: two cases
    Pradeep K Chowbey
    Department of Minimal Access Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:43-6. 2007
    ..Temporizing interventions such as laparoscopic cholecystostomy can help the patient to recover from the critical illness by deferring the definitive procedure to a later, ..
  52. ncbi Conservative treatment for acute cholecystitis: clinical and radiographic predictors of failure
    Orly Barak
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:739-43. 2009
    ..Percutaneous drainage is reserved for patients in whom conservative therapy failed or as a salvage procedure for high risk patients...
  53. ncbi Early diagnosis and treatment of severe acute cholangitis
    Wei zhong Zhang
    Department of Surgery, Huangyan First Hospital, Huangyan 318020, Zhejiang Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 8:150-2. 2002
    ..To investigate the diagnostic standard for early identification of severe acute cholangitis in order to lower the incidence of morbidity and mortality rate...
  54. ncbi Acute cholecystitis in the elderly
    Jyrki T Mäkelä
    Department of Surgery, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:999-1004. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi Surgical management of acute cholecystitis at a tertiary care center in the modern era
    Jason T Wiseman
    Department of Surgery, Surgery Outcomes Analysis and Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Arch Surg 145:439-44. 2010
    ..The advent of laparoscopy has changed the paradigm of surgical training and care delivery for the treatment of patients with acute cholecystitis (AC)...
  56. ncbi Pediatric pancreatic hemangioma: a case report and literature review
    Richard J England
    Children s Liver and GI Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
    JOP 7:496-501. 2006
    ..The pancreas is an unusual site for a hemangioma in an infant. A child with obstructive jaundice caused by a pancreatic hemangioma is presented and management strategies for this benign tumor are discussed...
  57. ncbi Percutaneous cystic duct stent placement in the treatment of acute cholecystitis
    Jules M Comin
    Department of Medical Imaging, St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 54:457-61. 2010
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy is well established as a temporising treatment option in selected patients presenting with acute cholecystitis...
  58. ncbi Percutaneous cystic duct stent placement for the treatment of acute cholecystitis resulting from common bile duct stent placement for malignant obstruction
    Robert G Sheiman
    Departments of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:999-1001. 2004
    ..b>Cholecystostomy tube placement is often performed in patients with limited life expectancy but can have a significant impact ..
  59. ncbi Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis: a clinicopathological study from a tertiary care health institution
    P B S Kansakar
    Departments of General Surgery, Kasturba Kedical College, Manipal, India
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 6:472-5. 2008
    ..Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis is an unusual and destructive form of chronic cholecystitis and is indistinguishable from other forms of cholecystitis which makes preoperative diagnosis and surgery difficult...
  60. ncbi Acute cholecystitis caused by malignant cystic duct obstruction: treatment with metallic stent placement
    Shiro Miyayama
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Fukuiken Saiseikai Hospital, 7 1, Funabashi, Wadanaka cho, Fukui 918 8503, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31:S221-6. 2008
    ..cystic duct was traversed by a microcatheter and a stent was implanted 4-17 days (mean 12 days) after cholecystostomy. Acute cholecystitis was improved after the procedure in all patients...
  61. ncbi Laparoscopic reintervention for residual gallstone disease
    Pradeep K Chowbey
    Department of Minimal Access Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:31-5. 2003
    ..cholecystectomy, 2; open cholecystectomy, 1) and 2 had recurrent symptoms after cholecystolithotomy and tube cholecystostomy (conventional surgery) performed elsewhere...
  62. ncbi Endoscopic decompression for acute cholangitis due to stones
    C S Worthley
    Gastrointestinal Surgical Unit, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Surg 60:355-9. 1990
    ..this was the definitive treatment while six underwent subsequent surgery consisting of: cholecystectomy or cholecystostomy (five) and secondary bile duct exploration (one)...
  63. ncbi Bile-reflux into the pancreatic ducts is associated with the development of intraductal papillary carcinoma in hamsters
    Tomohiko Adachi
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 136:106-11. 2006
    ..In this study, we investigated the significance of bile-reflux into the pancreatic ducts in pancreatic carcinogenesis, especially in the development of carcinoma in the main pancreatic duct in hamsters...
  64. ncbi Treatment of gallstone pancreatitis: six-year experience in a single center
    Francesco Ricci
    First Department of General Surgery, University of Verona, P le Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    World J Surg 26:85-90. 2002
    ..In particular clinical settings, other modalities of treatment were employed, such as percutaneous cholecystostomy and percutaneous drainage of fluid collections. Successful ERCP was performed in 86/90 cases (95.5%)...
  65. ncbi Acalculous acute cholecystitis in leukemia
    Y Buyukasik
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Gastroenterol 27:146-8. 1998
    ..Three out of 6 patients underwent cholecystectomy, and two recovered completely. Percutaneous cholecystostomy was performed in another patient successfully...
  66. ncbi Bile duct perforation in children: is it truly spontaneous?
    T R Sai Prasad
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, KK Women s and Children s Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 35:905-8. 2006
    ..The aetiopathogenesis is still an enigma, with increasing evidence suggesting anomalous union of pancreaticobiliary ductal (AUPBD) system as the prime causative factor...
  67. ncbi Gastrointestinal disorders of the critically ill. Biliary sludge and cholecystitis
    Cynthia W Ko
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356424, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 17:383-96. 2003
    ..For many patients, percutaneous cholecystostomy may be the best management option...
  68. ncbi Comparison of early outcome from transperitoneal versus transhepatic percutaneous cholecystostomy
    Norman Loberant
    Department of Radiology, Western Galilee Hospital, Nahariya, Israel
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:12-7. 2010
    ..there is a statistically significant difference in the short-term clinical outcome in patients undergoing percutaneous cholecystostomy based on the anatomic route of gallbladder puncture that is, transhepatic versus transperitoneal.
  69. ncbi Laparoscopic aided cholecystostomy as a treatment of inspissated bile syndrome
    Anna Gunnarsdóttir
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Lund University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Pediatr Surg 43:e33-5. 2008
    ..A solution was found using laparoscopic aided cholecystostomy with an indwelling catheter for local Ursofalk flushing in the gallbladder and the choledochus...
  70. ncbi Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute neonatal biliary obstruction
    Radley Helin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neonatology 91:266-70. 2007
    Use of a percutaneously-inserted cholecystostomy drainage tube is an effective therapeutic option for acute hyperbilirubinemia in severely-ill adult patients, but to our knowledge has not been previously reported in infants...
  71. ncbi Minimally invasive cholecystostomy in the dog: evaluation of placement techniques and use in extrahepatic biliary obstruction
    Sean M Murphy
    Department of Surgical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Vet Surg 36:675-83. 2007
    To evaluate 4 methods of cholecystostomy catheter placement and to report on laparoscopic (Lap) cholecystostomy for the management of extrahepatic biliary obstruction (EHBO) in 3 dogs.
  72. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy in critically ill patients with a cholecystitis: a safe option
    B Koebrugge
    Department of Surgery, Jeroen Bosch Hospital, s Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 27:417-21. 2010
    ..Percutaneous cholecystostomy is a minimally invasive radiological procedure under local anesthesia which seems to be an effective ..
  73. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy as a bridge to definitive endoscopic gallbladder stent placement
    B Joseph Elmunzer
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:18-20. 2011
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) is an effective treatment for acute cholecystitis (AC) in patients who are poor surgical candidates, although it is generally used as a bridge to cholecystectomy, given its long-term risks, the need for ..
  74. ncbi Linezolid levels in a patient with biliary tract sepsis, severe hepatic failure and acute kidney injury on sustained low-efficiency dialysis (SLED)
    E Cremaschi
    Department of Medical Clinic, Nephrology and Prevention, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 76:961-4. 2010
    ..Following cholecystostomy and peritoneal drain insertion, serum, bile and peritoneal fluid serial samples were simultaneously collected ..
  75. ncbi Advanced laparoscopic procedures (hepatobiliary, endocrine) in dogs and cats
    Philipp D Mayhew
    Columbia River Veterinary Specialists, Vancouver, WA 98661, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 39:925-39. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic-assisted cholecystostomy tube placement, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, and adrenalectomy can all be performed safely and efficiently...
  76. ncbi [Spontaneous cholecystocutaneous fistula: natural history of biliary cholecystitis]
    M Mathonnet
    Service de Chirurgie Digestive, Endocrinienne et Generale, CHU Dupuytren, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Ann Chir 127:378-80. 2002
    ..These fistulas are like a cholecystostomy. The diagnostic is confirmed with a fistulogram which allows visualization of the fistula tract...
  77. ncbi A nationwide examination of outcomes of percutaneous cholecystostomy compared with cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis, 1998-2010
    Jamie E Anderson
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 200 W Arbor Drive 8400, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:3406-11. 2013
    ..combined with the recognized advantages of avoiding surgery in critically ill patients have rendered cholecystostomy an attractive treatment option, particularly in those patients with acute acalculus cholecystitis...
  78. ncbi A novel technique of percutaneous stone extraction in choledocholithiasis after cholecystostomy
    Kyoung Hoon Lim
    Department of Surgery Kyungpook National University hospital, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University Daegu, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 60:452-5. 2013
    To evaluate the technical feasibility and clinical efficacy of percutaneous common bile duct stone extraction via cystic duct after percutaneous cholecystostomy.
  79. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis: complications and late outcome
    E Atar
    Units of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Hasharon and Beilinson Hospitals, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Clin Radiol 69:e247-52. 2014
    To evaluate the outcome of percutaneous cholecystostomy in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis.
  80. ncbi Management of acute cholecystitis: prevalence of percutaneous cholecystostomy and delayed cholecystectomy in the elderly
    John D Cull
    Department of General Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:328-33. 2014
    Published guidelines recommend early cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis in the elderly. Alternatively, percutaneous cholecystostomy can be used in compromised patients.
  81. ncbi Hepatobiliary rim sign: new implications for acute and complicated cholecystitis
    Daniel K Powell
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Medical Center, Petrie Division, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 34:467-77. 2013
    ..We sought to corroborate this correlation in a large population, as we have encountered doubt among surgeons about the emergent implications of this sign...
  82. pmc Emphysematous cholecystitis: a case report
    Theodossis S Papavramidis
    1st Propedeutic Surgical Department, A, H, E, P, A University Hospital, Aristotle s University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 1:73. 2008
    ..The patient underwent subtotal cholecystectomy and a cholecystostomy was placed...
  83. ncbi Biliary tract interventions
    Benjamin J Pomerantz
    Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 12:162-70. 2009
    ..This article reviews the current role of percutaneous transhepatic interventions in the emergency evaluation and management of biliary tract disease...
  84. ncbi Percutaneous drainage versus emergency cholecystectomy for the treatment of acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients: does it matter?
    E Melloul
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital of Lausanne CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    World J Surg 35:826-33. 2011
    ..The aim if this study was to compare percutaneous drainage (PD) of the gallbladder to emergency cholecystectomy (EC) in a well-defined patient group with sepsis related to acute calculous/acalculous cholecystitis (ACC/AAC)...
  85. pmc Fluoroscopy-guided percutaneous gallstone removal using a 12-Fr sheath in high-risk surgical patients with acute cholecystitis
    Young Hwan Kim
    Department of Radiology, Keimyung University, College of Medicine, Daegu 700 712, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 12:210-5. 2011
    ..To evaluate the technical feasibility and clinical efficacy of percutaneous transhepatic cholecystolithotomy under fluoroscopic guidance in high-risk surgical patients with acute cholecystitis...
  86. ncbi Mirizzi syndrome: experience in diagnosis and treatment of 25 cases
    Hua Zhong
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Second Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China
    Am Surg 78:61-5. 2012
    ..had subtotal cholecystectomy, and two had removal of stones from the gall bladder and choledochostomy after cholecystostomy was performed, with secondary cholecystectomy 3 months later. Six patients had Type II MS...
  87. ncbi Gallbladder damage control: compromised procedure for compromised patients
    Justin Lee
    St Elizabeth Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, 736 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:2779-83. 2012
    ..for (1) recent 9-year trends in utilization of partial cholecystectomy (PC), laparoscopic PC, and trocar cholecystostomy (TC), (2) demographics, associated diagnoses, and hospital characteristics, and (3) relevant inpatient ..
  88. pmc Cholecystostomy does not prevent gallstone ileus: a case report
    Pulathis Nilantha Siriwardana
    University Surgical Unit, Colombo South Teaching Hospital S De S Jayasinghe Road, Kalubowila, 10350 Sri Lanka
    Cases J 2:6790. 2009
    Gallstone ileus following cholecystostomy has been reported once, in a patient with acute cholecystitis, where symptoms of small intestinal obstruction had developed one day after surgery...
  89. ncbi Percutaneous trans-papillary elimination of common bile duct stones using an existing gallbladder drain for access
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Hasharon Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:354-8. 2012
    ..The presence of stones in the common bile duct (CBD) may cause complications such as obstructing jaundice or ascending cholangitis, and the stones should be removed...
  90. ncbi Conservative management of spontaneous bile duct perforation in infancy:: case report and literature review
    Maria Virginia Pereira E Cotta
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1757-9. 2012
    ..Conversion to laparotomy was ultimately required with cholecystostomy, and 2 external intraabdominal drains were placed...
  91. pmc Hepaticocholecystoenterostomy as an alternative to hepaticojejunostomy for biliary bypass
    J Gani
    Lake Macquarie Specialist Medical Centre, Australia
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 94:472-5. 2012
    ..This anastomosis can be technically demanding and potentially difficult. The simpler technique of hepaticocholecystoenterostomy (HCE) has only previously been reported in very limited numbers and without outcome data...
  92. ncbi Management of biliary perforation in children
    Bilal Mirza
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Children s Hospital and The Institute of Child Health, Lahore, Pakistan
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 7:147-50. 2010
    ..To study the aetiology, management and outcome of biliary perforations in paediatric age group...
  93. ncbi EUS-guided endoscopic necrosectomy and temporary cystogastrostomy for infected pancreatic necrosis with self-expanding metallic stents
    Arunkumar Krishnan
    Department of Gastroenterology, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:e319-21. 2012
    ..This is the first case, so far, to use this technique with complete removal of necrotic material without any complications...
  94. ncbi The management of acute cholecystitis in chronic hemodialysis patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy versus cholecystectomy
    Yusuf Gunay
    Baskent University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:319-25. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to analyze the results of cholecystectomy versus percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis (AC) in chronic HD patients.
  95. ncbi [Percutaneous cholecystostomy and papilloplasty in elderly high-risk patient. Case report]
    Francesco Milone
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia, Ortopedia, Microchirurgia e Riabilitazione Area Funzionale di Chirurgia Generale, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II Italia
    Ann Ital Chir 80:479-81. 2009
    When acute cholecystitis is suspected in a very high-risk patient, percutaneous cholecystostomy should be considered as a safe and effective temporary management of patients with gallstones...
  96. ncbi Laparoscopic cholecystectomy after open cholecystostomy for gallbladder empyema: a case report
    Evangelos P Misiakos
    3rd Department of Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:655-8. 2007
    ..gallbladder empyema initially drained through a minilaparotomy procedure under local anesthesia with a tube cholecystostomy is reported in this paper...
  97. ncbi Spontaneous perforation of the extrahepatic bile duct in infancy: report of two cases and literature review
    L Sahnoun
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Monastir Medical School Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Eur J Pediatr 166:173-5. 2007
  98. ncbi Percutaneous cholecystostomy with locking trocar: how I do it?
    C Vatansev
    Department of General Surgery, University of Selcuk, Akyokus, Konya Turkey
    Surg Endosc 17:162-3. 2003
    Cholecystectomy and open cholecystostomy are associated with a high mortality rate in critically ill patients. Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy has a high success rate with few complications...
  99. ncbi Non-traumatic abdominal emergencies: imaging and intervention in acute biliary conditions
    Yves Menu
    Department of Radiology, Hopital Beaujon, 92118 Clichy Cedex, France
    Eur Radiol 12:2397-406. 2002
    ..Acalculous cholecystitis is a challenging problem. It sometimes requires percutaneous cholecystostomy for diagnosis or treatment purposes...
  100. ncbi [Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients with liver cirrhosis]
    Paulo Roberto Ott Fontes
    Serviço de Gastroenterologia Clínica e Cirúrgica, Complexo Hospitalar da Santa Casa de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brasil
    Arq Gastroenterol 39:212-6. 2002
    ..Until now many series reported in the literature suggest that the majority of the surgeons still consider cirrhosis as contraindication to the laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  101. ncbi [Severity factors of acute renal failure in severe acute pancreatitis]
    Luminiţa Chiuţu
    Clinica ATI UMF Craiova
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 101:609-13. 2006
    ..8 dialyzed cases (28.5%) were operated on: 2 cholecystostomy, 2 cholecystectomy+choledocho-lithotomy+T tube drainage, 4 exploring laparotomy + drainage.