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Acute Cholecystitis

Acute Cholecystitis: Introduction

Gallbladder inflammation caused when bile is prevented from draining out of the gallbladder and into the intestine by a variety of means (gallstones, alcohol abuse etc). The trapped bile results in irritation and increased pressure in the gallbladder which then becomes prone to inflammation. ...more »

Symptoms of Acute Cholecystitis

Treatments for Acute Cholecystitis

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Acute Cholecystitis: Deaths

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Causes of Acute Cholecystitis

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Disease Topics Related To Acute Cholecystitis

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Acute Cholecystitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Acute Cholecystitis

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good" bacteria that...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash with redness and warmth,...read more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, ...read more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Acute Cholecystitis

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Acute Cholecystitis: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Acute Cholecystitis

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Clinical Trials for Acute Cholecystitis

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