Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis

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Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis

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The terms "Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis: contrast-enhanced ultrasound features and differential diagnosis from wall-thickening gallbladder carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Hai-Xia Yuan, Wen-Ping Wang, Jie-Xian Wen, Zheng-Biao Ji, Hong Ding, Bei-Jian Huang, Chao-Lun Li

Journal: Discov Med. 2016 Feb;21(114):89-98.

 

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the value of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in differential diagnosis of Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis (XGC).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis mimicking gallbladder carcinoma: An analysis of 42 cases.
 

Author(s): Yi-Lei Deng, Nan-Sheng Cheng, Shui-Jun Zhang, Wen-Jie Ma, Anuj Shrestha, Fu-Yu Li, Fei-Long Xu, Long-Shuan Zhao

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2015 Nov;21(44):12653-9.

 

To review and evaluate the diagnostic dilemma of xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis (XGC) clinically.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[A pseudo tumoral form of cholecystitis: xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis].
 

Author(s): Ammar Mahmoudi, Abdelaziz Hamdi

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis: a European and global perspective.
 

Author(s): Matthew David Hale, Keith J Roberts, James Hodson, Nigel Scott, Maria Sheridan, Giles J Toogood

Journal: HPB (Oxford). 2014 May;16(5):448-58.

 

Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis (XGC) is often mistaken for, and may predispose to, gallbladder carcinoma (GB Ca). This study reviews the worldwide variation of the incidence, investigations, management and outcome of patients with XGC.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Extended surgical resection for xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis mimicking advanced gallbladder carcinoma: A case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Antonino Spinelli, Guido Schumacher, Andreas Pascher, Enrique Lopez-Hanninen, Hussain Al-Abadi, Christoph Benckert, Igor M Sauer, Johann Pratschke, Ulf P Neumann, Sven Jonas, Jan M Langrehr, Peter Neuhaus

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2006 Apr;12(14):2293-6.

 

Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis (XGC) is a destructive inflammatory disease of the gallbladder, rarely involving adjacent organs and mimicking an advanced gallbladder carcinoma. The diagnosis is usually possible only after pathological examination. A 46 year-old woman was referred ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis associated with carcinoma of the gallbladder.
 

Author(s): E W Benbow

Journal: Postgrad Med J. 1989 Aug;65(766):528-31.

 

When the histological material from 35 examples of carcinoma of the gallbladder was reviewed, three specimens were found to show xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis as well as the tumour, suggesting that these two lesions are associated with each other. This is important because xanthogranulomatous ...

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