Porcelain gallbladder

Opatrny, Lucie
April 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/2/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p933
Academic Journal
Reports on the case of a woman admitted to the hospital for osteomyelitis of her toe requiring intravenous antibiotic therapy. Abdominal discomfort of the patient, who was diagnosed with a large calcified gallbladder; Discussion of the term 'porcelain gallbladder'; Link between calcified gallbladder and gallbladder cancer.


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