"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".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Cholelithiasis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cholelithiasis" by people in this website by year, and whether "Cholelithiasis" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
|Year||Major Topic||Minor Topic||Total|
To return to the timeline, click here.
Below are the most recent publications written about "Cholelithiasis" by people in Profiles.
Long-term outcomes after subtotal reconstituting cholecystectomy: A retrospective case series. Am J Surg. 2020 09; 220(3):736-740.
Segmental cholangiectasia clinically worrisome for cholangiocarcinoma: comparison with recurrent pyogenic cholangitis. Hum Pathol. 2015 Mar; 46(3):426-33.
Review of the impact of antineoplastic therapies on the risk for cholelithiasis and acute cholecystitis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Jan; 21(1):240-7.
Common bile duct injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the setting of sinistroposition of the galladder and biliary confluence: a case report. J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Jan; 14(1):166-70.
Safety considerations with fibrate therapy. Am J Cardiol. 2007 Mar 19; 99(6A):3C-18C.
National Institutes of Health State-of-the-Science Conference Statement: ERCP for diagnosis and therapy, January 14-16, 2002. Gastrointest Endosc. 2002 Dec; 56(6):803-9.
Imaging benign and malignant disease of the gallbladder. Radiol Clin North Am. 2002 Dec; 40(6):1307-23, vi.
Part III. Obesity. Dis Mon. 2002 Nov; 48(11):725-42.
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for clearance of bile duct stones resistant to endoscopic extraction. Gastrointest Endosc. 2001 Jan; 53(1):27-32.
A prospective experience with selective cholangiography. Am Surg. 1998 Jul; 64(7):654-8; discussion 658-9.