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What organs cause RUQ pain?
What are the normal GB measurements?
7-10 cm in length
2.5-4 cm in diameter
<3 mm thick
CBD and CHD measurements?
CBD: <6 mm
CHD: <4 mm
What is the most common disease of the GB?
What are gallstones usually made of?
What are the 5 F's?
Sludge frequently occurs from?
_________ cholecystitis may present with sever complications including emphysematous, cholecystitis, gangrenous, and perforation.
What is the most common cause of acute cholecystitis?
Cholelithiasis that creates a cystic duct obstruction.
Chronic cholecystitis causes __________ across the GB wall.
Murphy's Sign is usually associated with _________ cholecystitis.
Emphysematous cholecystitis is a condition where ________ invades the GB.
What are complications of emphysematous?
Patients usually have ________ with gangrenous cholecystitis instead of a positive Murphy's sign.
General abdomen pain
GB perforation usually happens when?
A few days to several weeks after onset of symptoms
GB perforation usually occurs where?
GB fundus after cystic duct obstruction
What is the term for a group of proliferative and degenerative conditions that affect the GB?
What occurs with mucosal diverticula?
What artifact appears with adenomyomatosis?
What is another name for cholesterolosis?
What is the most common cancer of the biliary tract?
Most GB tumors occur in the ___________ .
Most GB cancers are classified as ________________.
Would a GB mass show color or no color flow?
Show flow. (It is vascular)
What is the term for stones in the bile duct?
What is a rare malignant disease that can occur anywhere along the biliary tract?
What is the most common presentation of cholangiocarcinoma?
Many patients cannot have the GB removed with cholangiocarcinoma because of _____________ ____________.
What is the name of the tumor associated with cholangiocarcinoma?
Where does Klatskin's tumor occur?
Union of right and left hepatic ducts
What is the term for inflammation of the bile ducts?
What is the normal size of the liver?
15-20cm in length
Liver abscess may be _________ or __________ in origin.
What is more common around sheep herding?
Pyogenic abscess is more common in what part of the liver?
Hematomas of the liver are classified as either _____________ or _____________.
Hematomas may occur from __________ or ___________.
What does HELLP stand for?
hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelet count
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