"Cholelithiasis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Presence or formation of GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, usually in the gallbladder (CHOLECYSTOLITHIASIS) or the common bile duct (CHOLEDOCHOLITHIASIS).
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Cholelithiasis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cholelithiasis" by people in Profiles.
Cui H, Kelly JJ, Litwin DE. Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy using a modified dome-down approach with conventional laparoscopic instruments. Surg Endosc. 2012 Apr; 26(4):1153-9.
Pallapothu R, Earle DB, Desilets DJ, Romanelli JR. NOTES(?) stapled cystgastrostomy: a novel approach for surgical management of pancreatic pseudocysts. Surg Endosc. 2011 Mar; 25(3):883-9.
Murphy MM, Shah SA, Simons JP, Csikesz NG, McDade TP, Bodnari A, Ng SC, Zhou Z, Tseng JF. Predicting major complications after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a simple risk score. J Gastrointest Surg. 2009 Nov; 13(11):1929-36.
Maurer KJ, Rao VP, Ge Z, Rogers AB, Oura TJ, Carey MC, Fox JG. T-cell function is critical for murine cholesterol gallstone formation. Gastroenterology. 2007 Oct; 133(4):1304-15.
Maurer KJ, Ihrig MM, Rogers AB, Ng V, Bouchard G, Leonard MR, Carey MC, Fox JG. Identification of cholelithogenic enterohepatic helicobacter species and their role in murine cholesterol gallstone formation. Gastroenterology. 2005 Apr; 128(4):1023-33.
Hussain S. Sepsis from dropped clips at laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Eur J Radiol. 2001 Dec; 40(3):244-7.
Wassef W, Zfass AM. Gallstone pancreatitis: an update. Gastroenterologist. 1996 Mar; 4(1):70-5.
O'Leary DP, Cave DR, Greenfield A, Kuligowska E, Birkett DH. Endoscopic pulsed dye laser lithotripsy of gallbladder calculi in vivo. Gastrointest Endosc. 1991 Mar-Apr; 37(2):143-6.
Connelly NR, Weinstock AD. Continuous alfentanil infusion for extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy of gallbladder stones. Anesth Analg. 1990 Mar; 70(3):299-302.
Simeone JF, Butch RJ, Mueller PR, vanSonnenberg E, Ferrucci JT, Hall DA, Kopans DB, Dawson SL, Wittenberg J, McCarthy K. The bile ducts after a fatty meal: further sonographic observations. Radiology. 1985 Mar; 154(3):763-8.