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Gallbladder adhesions

MedGen UID:
1053490
Concept ID:
CN377284
Finding
HPO: HP:6000452

Definition

Strands of scar tissue bands of scar tissue that form an abnormal connection between the gallbladder and another abdominal structure. Adhesions can form followiing gallbladder inflamation (cholecystitis). [from HPO]

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PubMed

Wen F, Dong Y, Lu ZM, Liu ZY, Li W, Guo QY
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 2016 Feb;26(1):e18-24. doi: 10.1097/SLE.0000000000000241. PMID: 26766321
Maplanka C
J Gastrointest Cancer 2014 Sep;45(3):245-55. doi: 10.1007/s12029-014-9597-8. PMID: 24652122
Eaton JE, Talwalkar JA, Lazaridis KN, Gores GJ, Lindor KD
Gastroenterology 2013 Sep;145(3):521-36. Epub 2013 Jul 1 doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2013.06.052. PMID: 23827861Free PMC Article

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Etiology

Dexter SP, Martin IG, Marton J, McMahon MJ
Br J Surg 1997 Apr;84(4):464-6. PMID: 9112893

Diagnosis

Kawai H, Sato T, Natsui M, Watanabe K, Inoue R, Kimura M, Yoko K, Sasaki SY, Watanabe M, Ohashi T, Tsukahara A, Tanaka N, Tsukada Y
Intern Med 2022 Dec 1;61(23):3513-3519. Epub 2022 May 14 doi: 10.2169/internalmedicine.9526-22. PMID: 35569988Free PMC Article
Grace DM, Himal HS
Can J Surg 1975 Jul;18(4):345-9. PMID: 1148961

Therapy

Tomonaga T, Filipi CJ, Lowham A, Martinez T
Surg Endosc 1999 Feb;13(2):183-5. doi: 10.1007/s004649900935. PMID: 9918627
Dexter SP, Martin IG, Marton J, McMahon MJ
Br J Surg 1997 Apr;84(4):464-6. PMID: 9112893
Grace DM, Himal HS
Can J Surg 1975 Jul;18(4):345-9. PMID: 1148961

Clinical prediction guides

Tomonaga T, Filipi CJ, Lowham A, Martinez T
Surg Endosc 1999 Feb;13(2):183-5. doi: 10.1007/s004649900935. PMID: 9918627

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