TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Sabetai, Michael M.; Velmahos, George C.; Schreier, David Z.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p772
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
923672

 

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