choledocholithiasis


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choledocholithiasis

 [ko-led″ah-ko-lĭ-thi´ah-sis]
the occurrence of calculi (see cholelithiasis) in the common bile duct.

cho·led·o·cho·li·thi·a·sis

(kō-led'ō-kō-lith-ī'ă-sis),
Presence of a stone in the common bile duct.

choledocholithiasis

/cho·led·o·cho·li·thi·a·sis/ (-lĭ-thi´ah-sis) the occurrence of calculi (see cholelithiasis ) in the common bile duct.

choledocholithiasis

choledocholithiasis

Common bile duct stone(s) GI disease The presence of gallstones in the common bile duct, which occurs in ±15% of Pts with gallstones Clinical Abdominal pain, N&V; if severe, fever, chills and jaundice. See Bile tract, Gallstone.

cho·led·o·cho·li·thi·a·sis

(kō-lĕd'ō-kō-lith-ī'ă-sis)
Presence of a gallstone in the common bile duct.

choledocholithiasis

Stones in the common bile duct.

Choledocholithiasis

The presence of gallstones within the common bile duct.
Mentioned in: Gallstones

choledocholithiasis

calculi in the common bile duct.
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TABLE 1 Causes of acute pancreatitis Cause Comment Choledocholithiasis with Together with alcohol abuse the most obstruction of the ampulla frequent cause of acute pancreatitis in of Vater by gallstones Western countries, female predominance.
2% respectively for choledocholithiasis, which correlates well with results obtained in other parts of the world.
Patients with acute gallstone pancreatitis who are strongly suspected to have common duct stones require rapid assessment for choledocholithiasis.
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It covers development and function of the pancreas, bile duct and gallbladder, gallstones and gallbladder disorders, choledocholithiasis, bile duct injuries, ampullary disorders, infections of the biliary system, carcinoma, acute and chronic pancreatitis, ductal complications, solid tumors, cystic lesions, surgical approaches to pancreatic cancer and biliary tract surgery, imaging using endoscopic ultrasound, MRI and related imaging, and the role of the radiologist in pancreaticobiliary diseases.