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  • Ultrasound Images Of The Patients Suffering From Cholelithiasis

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    calculation of the pixels representing gallstones in the gall bladder. Keywords-Cholelithiasis, entropy calculation, image processing, morphological techniques, preprocessing INTRODUCTION Gallstone diseases are one of the most common biliary diseases, demanding a great progress in understanding the gallstones. The historical background of Cholelithiasis helps the researchers for easy classification of Gallstones. According to Japanese, there are two types of Gallstones are widely discussed: the Cholesterol

  • Essay On Acute Calculous Cholecystitis

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    Patients and methods The current study completed at the General Surgery department, Banha University Hospital in Egypt and King Saud Hospital in Saudi Arabia since January 2015 till May 2017. The present study includes 100 patients with acute calculous cholecystitis. After approval of the study protocol by the Ethical Committee and obtaining fully informed written patients' consent for the participation in the study. Patients hospitalized through the emergency unit to the General Surgery department

  • Cholecystitis and Perioperative Care Essay

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    “About 90 % of cholecystitis is caused by gallstones, often found blocking the cystic duct” (Baldwin 2008). Bile becomes trapped in the gallbladder and

  • Cholelithiasis Research Paper

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    of bile that result in precipitation of one or more of the components. Gallstone disease is often thought to be a major affliction in modern society.[2] However, cholelithiasis must have been known to humans for many years, since they have been found in the gallbladders of Egyptian mummies dating back to 1000 BC.[3,4] This disease is however, a worldwide medical problem, even though there are geographical variations in gallstone prevalence[5,6,7,8,9,10,11] Cholelithiasis are becoming increasingly common

  • Gallstones In China Essay

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    the appearance of cancer, and it is for the ejection of gallstones from gallbladder through the colon. This method is very popular in Asia. Chinese people have commonly used this natural remedy to treat and eject gallstones from the gallbladder. It has the ability to remove the stones very easy and in a completely safe way. Lai Chiu Nan, a Chinese doctor, recommends this method, as a totally natural and safe method to eject the gallstones, which can cause many medical problems, like causing jaundice

  • Gallstones Research Paper

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    metabolites from the liver. Gallstones are solid formations that are created from the components found in the bile juice. Gall juice is a yellowish-green liquid that contains bile acids, cholesterol, bilirubin, metals and other metabolites. Accordingly, we distinguish cholesterol (stones with cholesterol), bilirubin (stones with bilirubin) and mixed. The most common risk factors that can lead to gallstones are: Weight. Excessive body weight may increase the risk of gallstones. Diet rich in cholesterol

  • Dog Gallstones Research Paper

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    Gallstones in Dogs Research: Meta Description: Dogs can suffer from liver issues and develop gallstones, much in the same manner that humans do. Here’s what you need to know about gallstones in dogs. Meta Key Words: Dog gallstones, Dog gallbladder, Dog liver problems, Gallstones in dogs Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prognosis for

  • Gallstone Ileus Case Study

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    The current approaches to surgical management of gallstone ileus are: (1) enterolithotomy, cholecystectomy and fistula repair (single-stage surgery), (2) enterolithotomy with delayed cholecystectomy and fistula closure (two-stage surgery) and (3) simple enterolithotomy (most reported surgical procedure). Proponents of the single-stage procedure cite recurrence and increased risk of developing cholangitis or gallbladder carcinoma as reasons for performing concurrent cholecystectomy

  • The Causes of Gallbladder Attacks Essay

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    approxiamately 10 to 20 percent of the population in the United States and Western Europe are currently being affected by Gallbladder attacks. Thesis statement: These attacks are mainly caused by the development of gallstones in the gallbladder. II. Definition. A.     Gallbladder B.     Gallstones III. Causes. A.     Obesity B.     Estrogen C.     Ethnicity D.     Age and gender IV. Symptoms. A.     Chronic indigestion B.     Sudden, steady and moderate-to- intense pain in your upper abdomen

  • Cholecystitis

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    Gallstones Cholecystitis Cholecystitis is inflammation of the gallbladder. Inflammation usually forms when a gallstone blocks the cystic duct that transports bile. Cholecystitis is the most common problem resulting from gallbladder stones (90% of the cases). Cholecystitis affects women more often than men and is more likely to occur after age 40. People who have a history of gallstones are at increased risk for cholecystitis. Cholecystitis has an increased prevalence among people of Scandinavian