Affordable Access

deepdyve-link
Publisher Website

Efficacy of preoperative percutaneous cholecystostomy in the management of acute cholecystitis according to severity grades.

Authors
  • Kim, Seong Yeol1
  • Yoo, Kyo-Sang2
  • 1 Department of Internal Medicine, Guil Good Morning Medical Clinic, Seoul, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 2 Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hanyang University Guri Hospital, Guri, Korea. , (North Korea)
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Korean journal of internal medicine
Publication Date
May 01, 2018
Volume
33
Issue
3
Pages
497–505
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3904/kjim.2016.209
PMID: 28063415
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
Unknown

Abstract

Preoperative PC should be reserved for only selected patients with mild or moderate AC. No significant benefit of preoperative PC was identified with respect to clinical outcome or complications.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times