TITLE

Porcelain gallbladder

AUTHOR(S)
Opatrny, Lucie
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/2/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p933
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
6455423

 

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