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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Prospective analysis of a scoring system to predict choledocholithiasis.
Choledocholithiasis was found in 26 patients; in these, the bile ducts were involved in 23 patients and the ampulla of Vater in 3 patients.
27-30) US is insensitive for the diagnosis of choledocholithiasis as the distal CBD is commonly not visualized.
Of the 80 patients who required a delayed cholecystectomy, only 1 developed mild gallstone pancreatitis and none developed choledocholithiasis.
Key Words: Mirizzi syndrome, CA 19-9, choledocholithiasis, cholangiocarcinoma
Background: Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) has been considered the nonsurgical gold standard for the diagnosis and treatment of choledocholithiasis (CDL).
Prospective study of clinical and biochemical features of symptomatic choledocholithiasis.
The value of drip infusion cholangiography using multidetector-row helical CT in patients with choledocholithiasis.
That's because the condition requires management quite different from that used for the two conditions it mimics: choledocholithiasis and neoplastic obstruction, said Dr.
They found that elevated levels of alkaline phosphatase, total bilirubin, clinical Murphy sign, and ultrasonic Murphy sign were predictors of the ultrasonic diagnosis of acute cholecystitis, biliary pancreatitis, and/or choledocholithiasis versus cholelithiasis.
Acute abdominal and pelvic conditions that can be rapidly diagnosed with MRI include choledocholithiasis, acute cholecystitis, acute pancreatitis, bowel inflammation in the setting of inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis) and appendicitis.
of Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, and his associates determined that nonspecific cirrhosis; alcoholic liver disease; HIV infection; hepatitis C virus infection; several bile duct diseases (cholangitis, choledocholithiasis, and cholestasis); smoking; diabetes; and inflammatory bowel disease were significant, independent risk factors for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) in a multivariate logistic regression analysis.