TITLE

Biliary dyskinesia: Natural history and surgical results

AUTHOR(S)
Goncalves, Rod M.; Harris, James A.; Rivera, David E.
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jun1998, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p493
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
681589

 

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