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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
McDonald, Archibald H.; Duncan, Newton D.; Carpenter, Reginald A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Article Title
Hydrops of the gallbladder
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Date of Publication
1993
Volume ID
42
Issue ID
3
Page(s)
129-130
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Abstract
Hydrops of the gallbladder is an uncommon condition of infants and children. There is acute distension of the gallbladder in the absence of calculi without evidence of inflammation in the early stages of the disease. A case of hydrops of the gallbladder in a 4-year-old male child is presented. The literature is reviewed and the diagnosis and treatment of the condition discussed.....
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