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.
Publications165 found, 100 shown here
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy in the management of acute cholecystitisIrith 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.
- Percutaneous cholecystostomyOkan Akhan
Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
Eur J Radiol 43:229-36. 2002Percutaneous 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...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy in patients with acute cholecystitis: experience of 45 patients at a US referral centerMichael 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...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk patients with acute cholecystitisK 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...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy without interval cholecystectomy as definitive treatment of acute cholecystitis in elderly and critically ill patientsJohn Griniatsos
First Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
South Med J 101:586-90. 2008The 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 ..
- Short- and long-term outcomes following percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in high-risk patientsAndrew 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. 2012Percutaneous 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...
- 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. 2012Percutaneous 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.
- Treatment of acute cholecystitis in non-critically ill patients at high surgical risk: comparison of clinical outcomes after gallbladder aspiration and after percutaneous cholecystostomyS 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...
- Revisiting percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis based on a 10-year experienceYoumna Abi-Haidar
Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Arch Surg 147:416-22. 2012To identify patient characteristics leading to percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) and to compare outcomes between PC and cholecystectomy (CCY) in patients with acute cholecystitis (AC).
- Management of acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients: contemporary role for cholecystostomy and subsequent cholecystectomyBryan 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 ..
- Emerging indications for percutaneous cholecystostomy for the management of acute cholecystitis--a retrospective reviewSana 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...
- EUS-guided transmural cholecystostomy as rescue management for acute cholecystitis in elderly or high-risk patients: a prospective feasibility studySang 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...
- [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....
- Ultrasound guided percutaneous cholecystostomy in high-risk patients for surgical interventionHuseyin Bakkaloglu
Trauma and Emergency Surgery Service, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Capa Istanbul 34390, Turkey
World J Gastroenterol 12:7179-82. 2006To 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.
- Acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy vs conservative treatmentAdam A Hatzidakis
Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Medical School of Crete, 71500 Heraklion Stavrakia, Greece
Eur Radiol 12:1778-84. 2002Our objective was to compare the effectiveness of percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) vs conservative treatment (CO) in high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy versus gallbladder aspiration for acute cholecystitis: a prospective randomized controlled trialKei 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...
- A new technique for the palliative treatment of high bile duct cancerMichael 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...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy for the treatment of acute cholecystitis in the critically ill and elderlyJ 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. 2004To evaluate the clinical efficacy and outcomes of percutaneous cholecystostomy as an alternative treatment option for elderly and critically ill patients who have acute cholecystitis.
- 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...
- Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy in high-risk surgical patientsA 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...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in critically ill patientsU Boggi
Dipartimento di Oncologia, Universita di Pisa, Italy
Hepatogastroenterology 46:121-5. 1999The 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.
- Removal of a trapped endoscopic catheter from the gallbladder via percutaneous transhepatic cholecystostomy: technical innovationRourke 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. 2006Percutaneous cholecystostomy is used for a variety of clinical problems.
- Acute gallstone cholecystitis in the elderly: treatment with emergency ultrasonographic percutaneous cholecystostomy and interval laparoscopic cholecystectomyA 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...
- Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in critically ill patients: one center's experienceOzgur 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...
- Palliative operation procedures for pancreatic head carcinomaKai 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)...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy: a nonsurgical therapeutic option for acute cholecystitis in high-risk and critically ill patientsGuilherme de Castro Dabus
Department of Radiology, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade de Campinas, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sao Paulo Med J 121:260-2. 2003Percutaneous 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...
- Surgeon-performed ultrasound in the ICU settingFahim 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...
- Predicting infected bile among patients undergoing percutaneous cholecystostomyShannon 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. 2005Patients may not achieve a clinical benefit after percutaneous cholecystostomy due to the inherent difficulty in identifying patients who truly have infected gallbladders...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy catheter removal and incidence of clinically significant bile leaks: a clinical approach to catheter managementJames 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. 2005We 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.
- Gallbladder aspiration for acute cholecystitis in average-surgical-risk patientsJ 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)...
- Iatrogenic gallbladder perforation: conservative management by percutaneous drainage and cholecystostomyM 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.
- Open versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallbladder carcinomaO 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...
- Gallstone disease: Surgical aspects of symptomatic cholecystolithiasis and acute cholecystitisF 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...
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk acute cholecystitis patientsJean Pierre Arnaud
South Med J 101:577. 2008
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients: experience of a surgeon-initiated interventional programEric 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. 2007The 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...
- [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...
- Gallbladder disease: an update on diagnosis and treatmentDavid P Vogt
Transplant Center and Department of General Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
Cleve Clin J Med 69:977-84. 2002....
- Gas-containing liver abscess after transhepatic percutaneous cholecystostomyKuo Hsien Chiang
J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:940-1. 2007
- Cholecystectomy versus cholecystolithotomy for cholelithiasis in childhood: long-term outcomeD 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...
- [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 ..
- [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 ..
- Measurement of needle-tip bioimpedance to facilitate percutaneous access of the urinary and biliary systems: first assessment of an experimental systemWilliam 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...
- Surgical management of major pancreatic injury in childrenJ 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...
- A treatment for biliary hypoplasia: tube cholecystostomy and irrigationM 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...
- Open cholecystectomy in the laparoendoscopic eraBrendan 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.
- Relief of intractable pruritus in Alagille syndrome by partial external biliary diversionPeter 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....
- Partial cholecystectomy as a safe and viable option in the emergency treatment of complex acute cholecystitis: a case series and review of the literatureMehrdad 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...
- Flowcharts for the diagnosis and treatment of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis: Tokyo GuidelinesFumihiko 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 ..
- [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%...
- Systematic review of cholecystostomy as a treatment option in acute cholecystitisAnders Winbladh
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, , Sweden
HPB (Oxford) 11:183-93. 2009OBJECTIVES: Percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC) is an established low-mortality treatment option for elderly and critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis...
- Laparoscopic cholecystostomy is a safe and effective alternative in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis: two casesPradeep 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, ..
- Conservative treatment for acute cholecystitis: clinical and radiographic predictors of failureOrly 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...
- Early diagnosis and treatment of severe acute cholangitisWei 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...
- Acute cholecystitis in the elderlyJyrki T Mäkelä
Department of Surgery, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Hepatogastroenterology 52:999-1004. 2005....
- Surgical management of acute cholecystitis at a tertiary care center in the modern eraJason 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)...
- Pediatric pancreatic hemangioma: a case report and literature reviewRichard 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...
- Percutaneous cystic duct stent placement in the treatment of acute cholecystitisJules M Comin
Department of Medical Imaging, St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 54:457-61. 2010Percutaneous cholecystostomy is well established as a temporising treatment option in selected patients presenting with acute cholecystitis...
- Percutaneous cystic duct stent placement for the treatment of acute cholecystitis resulting from common bile duct stent placement for malignant obstructionRobert 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 ..
- Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis: a clinicopathological study from a tertiary care health institutionP 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...
- Acute cholecystitis caused by malignant cystic duct obstruction: treatment with metallic stent placementShiro 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...
- Laparoscopic reintervention for residual gallstone diseasePradeep 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...
- Endoscopic decompression for acute cholangitis due to stonesC 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)...
- Bile-reflux into the pancreatic ducts is associated with the development of intraductal papillary carcinoma in hamstersTomohiko 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...
- Treatment of gallstone pancreatitis: six-year experience in a single centerFrancesco 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%)...
- Acalculous acute cholecystitis in leukemiaY 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...
- 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...
- Gastrointestinal disorders of the critically ill. Biliary sludge and cholecystitisCynthia 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...
- Comparison of early outcome from transperitoneal versus transhepatic percutaneous cholecystostomyNorman 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.
- Laparoscopic aided cholecystostomy as a treatment of inspissated bile syndromeAnna 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...
- Ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute neonatal biliary obstructionRadley Helin
Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Neonatology 91:266-70. 2007Use 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...
- Minimally invasive cholecystostomy in the dog: evaluation of placement techniques and use in extrahepatic biliary obstructionSean M Murphy
Department of Surgical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Vet Surg 36:675-83. 2007To 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.
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy in critically ill patients with a cholecystitis: a safe optionB 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 ..
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy as a bridge to definitive endoscopic gallbladder stent placementB Joseph Elmunzer
Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:18-20. 2011Percutaneous 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 ..
- 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 ..
- Advanced laparoscopic procedures (hepatobiliary, endocrine) in dogs and catsPhilipp 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...
- [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...
- A nationwide examination of outcomes of percutaneous cholecystostomy compared with cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis, 1998-2010Jamie 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...
- A novel technique of percutaneous stone extraction in choledocholithiasis after cholecystostomyKyoung Hoon Lim
Department of Surgery Kyungpook National University hospital, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University Daegu, Korea
Hepatogastroenterology 60:452-5. 2013To evaluate the technical feasibility and clinical efficacy of percutaneous common bile duct stone extraction via cystic duct after percutaneous cholecystostomy.
- Percutaneous cholecystostomy in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis: complications and late outcomeE 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. 2014To evaluate the outcome of percutaneous cholecystostomy in critically ill patients with acute cholecystitis.
- Management of acute cholecystitis: prevalence of percutaneous cholecystostomy and delayed cholecystectomy in the elderlyJohn D Cull
Department of General Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 18:328-33. 2014Published guidelines recommend early cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis in the elderly. Alternatively, percutaneous cholecystostomy can be used in compromised patients.
- Hepatobiliary rim sign: new implications for acute and complicated cholecystitisDaniel 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...
- Emphysematous cholecystitis: a case reportTheodossis 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...
- Biliary tract interventionsBenjamin 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...
- 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)...
- Fluoroscopy-guided percutaneous gallstone removal using a 12-Fr sheath in high-risk surgical patients with acute cholecystitisYoung 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...
- Mirizzi syndrome: experience in diagnosis and treatment of 25 casesHua 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...
- Gallbladder damage control: compromised procedure for compromised patientsJustin 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 ..
- Cholecystostomy does not prevent gallstone ileus: a case reportPulathis Nilantha Siriwardana
University Surgical Unit, Colombo South Teaching Hospital S De S Jayasinghe Road, Kalubowila, 10350 Sri Lanka
Cases J 2:6790. 2009Gallstone 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...
- Percutaneous trans-papillary elimination of common bile duct stones using an existing gallbladder drain for accessEli 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...
- Conservative management of spontaneous bile duct perforation in infancy:: case report and literature reviewMaria 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...
- Hepaticocholecystoenterostomy as an alternative to hepaticojejunostomy for biliary bypassJ 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...
- Management of biliary perforation in childrenBilal 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...
- EUS-guided endoscopic necrosectomy and temporary cystogastrostomy for infected pancreatic necrosis with self-expanding metallic stentsArunkumar 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...
- The management of acute cholecystitis in chronic hemodialysis patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy versus cholecystectomyYusuf 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.
- [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. 2009When 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...
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy after open cholecystostomy for gallbladder empyema: a case reportEvangelos 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...
- Spontaneous perforation of the extrahepatic bile duct in infancy: report of two cases and literature reviewL Sahnoun
Department of Paediatric Surgery, Monastir Medical School Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
Eur J Pediatr 166:173-5. 2007
- 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. 2003Cholecystectomy 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...
- Non-traumatic abdominal emergencies: imaging and intervention in acute biliary conditionsYves 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...
- [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...
- [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.