DOES BETHANECHOL PROVOCATION TESTING (BPT) PREDICT SYMPTOM RELIEF AFTER CHOLECYSTECTOMY FOR ACALCULOUS BILIARY PAIN?
- Cholecystokinin Provocation HIDA test. Morris-Stiff, Gareth; Falk, Gavin; Kraynak, Laurel; Rosenblatt, Steve // Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery;Sep2011, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p1658
No abstract available.
- CAM 5.2 shows specific reactivity for cytokeratin 8, but less strict reactivity for cytokeratin 7 and no reactivity for cytokeratin 18: in response to 'Fujikawa T, Tanaka A, Abe T et al. 'Undifferentiated carcinoma of the common bile duct with... Koo, Chiew-Loon; Chao, Wan-Ru; Chen, Chi-Kuan; Han, Chih-Ping // Surgery Today;Oct2013, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p1206
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Undifferentiated carcinoma of the common bile duct with intraductal tumor thrombi: report of a case" by T. Fujikawa and colleagues in a 2011 issue of the journal.
- Re: Morris-Stiff G, Falk G, Kraynak L, et al.: The Cholecystokinin Provocation HIDA Test: Recreation of Symptoms Is Superior to Ejection Fraction in Predicting Medium-Term Outcomes. J Gastrointest Surg 2010. Zuckier, Lionel // Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery;Sep2011, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p1660
No abstract available.
- Idiopathic Biliary Ductopenia in Adults without Symptoms of Liver Disease. Moreno, Alberto; Vicente Carreño, Vicente; Cano, Ana; González, Cecilia // New England Journal of Medicine;3/20/97, Vol. 336 Issue 12, p835
Background: Idiopathic adulthood ductopenia is a severe cholestatic liver disease of unknown cause characterized by loss of the interlobular bile ducts in more than 50 percent of the portal tracts. In most reported cases, cirrhosis and liver failure develop. Methods: We studied 24 adults with...
- Accessory left biliary duct draining into the lesser curve of the stomach. Mascarenhas, R.; Varadarajan, R.; Mathias, J.; Traynor, O.; Geoghegan, J. // Gut;Dec2002, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p884
Presents a case study of aberrant anatomy of the bile duct in a female patient. Clinical manifestation; Overview of the condition; Importance of recognizing aberrant biliary anatomy in the lesser omentum and hilar region.
- THE BPSU STUDY OF BILIARY ATRESIA. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2003 Supplement, Vol. 88, pA13
Presents an abstract of the study 'The BPSU Study of Biliary Atresia: Outcome After 8 Years,' by P.J. McKiernan, A.J. Baker, G. Mieli-Vergani and D.A. Kelly, presented at the 7th Spring Meeting of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
- Is spontaneous perforation of the bile duct in children due solely to pancreatico-biliary maljunction? W. Ng; C. Cheung; S. Chan // Pediatric Surgery International;Jul2002, Vol. 18 Issue 5/6, p565
Presents a letter to the editor discussing the causes of spontaneous perforation of the bile duct in children.
- SHORT REPORTS. Durham, D.S.; Ibels, L.S.; Boss, J.M.; Peachey, R.D.G.; Easty, D.L.; Thomsitt, J.; Leach, R.D.; Eykyn, Susannah J.; Phillips, Ian; Ellis, W.R.; Bell, G.D.; Middleton, B.; White, D.A. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);2/21/1981, Vol. 282 Issue 6264, p609
Presents case reports of various diseases. Manifestation of sulfinpyrazone-induced acute renal failure; Correlation between arthritic diseases and peripheral corneal melting syndrome; Efficacy of Rowachol as treatment of biliary duct stones.
- Images of the Month. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov2014, Vol. 109 Issue 11, p1712
Photographs of the human gallbladder, bile ducts and esophagus are presented.