acalculous

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acalculous

adj alitiásico, acalculoso
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While a majority of cases are caused by mechanical obstruction of the cystic duct by a calculous, a much smaller percentage are of the acalculous variety, typically 10% to 15% of all cases.
Acute cholecystitis is classified as calculus and acalculous cholecystitis.
Acute acalculous cholecystitis associated with gallbladder perforation is often seen with severe infections like pneumonia, viral infections, and with enteric fever where the causative organism Salmonella typhii was identified in bile and are further concentrated in gallbladder (7).
On January 26, he was admitted to a hospital in Muscat and diagnosed with severe thrombocytopenia and acalculous cholecystitis; he was discharged with a referral to the government hospital for further care.
Acalculous cholecystitis, cholesterolosis, adenomyomatosis, and polyps of the gallbladder.
All patients with symptomatic gallstonesand acalculous cholecystitis were included.
Urgent ultrasound of the abdomen was done, showing a mildly distended gallbladder with wall thickening and intraluminal sludge, likely representing acalculous cholecystitis (Fig.
The MRI revealed acalculous cholecystitis, and so a stool acid-fast bacillus (AFB) stain was requested, which showed the presence of oocyst compatible with Cryptosporidium.
He said that Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis, though rare, is most often seen in critically ill people in hospital intensive care units.
Bedside ultrasound is performed for acalculous cholecystitis and plain facial X-rays are taken to identify sinus effusions.
Abdominopelvic computed tomography (CT) scan with oral and intravenous contrast and color Doppler sonography of the hepatic artery were performed, which revealed hepatosplenomegaly, multiple para-aortic and inguinal lymph nodes, pelvic free fluid, and a distended gallbladder with thickened wall, without any stones, suggesting acalculous cholecystitis (Figure 1).
The patient's hospital course was further complicated by serotonin syndrome with hemodynamic instability that prohibited whole-lung lavage (WLL), nonoliguric renal failure requiring hemodialysis, and sepsis due to acalculous cholecystitis that ultimately led to his death after a month-long hospitalization.