Preoperative diagnosis of isolated penetrating gallbladder injury in an asymptomatic patient: The

Sabetai, Michael M.; Velmahos, George C.; Schreier, David Z.
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p772
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study focusing on the preoperative diagnosis of isolated penetrating gallbladder injury in an asymptomatic patient. Role of hepato-iminodiacetic acid scan as a definitive diagnostic test; Importance of identifying patients who may suffer occult injuries; Initial minimal symptoms for isolated penetrating gallbladder injuries.


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