Biliary dyskinesia: Natural history and surgical results

Goncalves, Rod M.; Harris, James A.; Rivera, David E.
June 1998
American Surgeon;Jun1998, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p493
Academic Journal
Evaluates the usefulness of an abnormal gallbladder ejection fraction (GEF) in determining which patients with biliary type symptoms without gallstones would benefit from cholecystectomy. Reasons for not undergoing cholecystectomy; Pathophysiology of biliary dyskinesia; Questions regarding the validity of GEF.


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