Four (8%) patients were given cholelithiasis or pseudolithiasis
gall bladder on MRCP which was also seen either on gall bladder ultrasound or peroperatively.
Ceftriaxone-associated nephrolithiasis and biliary pseudolithiasis
, EurJ Pediatr 1999;158:975-7.
Ceftriaxone, an antiobiotic, has been reported to cause biliary pseudolithiasis
and nephrolithiasis, but postrenal acute renal failure was rarely reported in the past.
Incidence of ceftriaxone-associated gallbladder pseudolithiasis.
Sludge ball, pseudolithiasis, cholelithiasis and choledocholithiasis from intrauterine life to 2 years: a 13-year follow-up.
Note: A complication from prolonged, high dose IV therapy (2g/d) of ceftriaxone is the formation of biliary pseudolithiasis.
Disappearing "gallstones": Biliary pseudolithiasis complicating ceftriaxone therapy.
Apparent biliary pseudolithiasis
during ceftriaxone therapy.