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Preoperative Clinical Acute Cholecystitis Score

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with acute cholecystitis prior to cholecystectomy using the clinical score of Ambe et al.

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

K81.0

Description:

Ambe et al developed a score for evaluating a patient with acute cholecystitis prior to cholecystectomy. The authors are from Helios Klinikum Wuppertal and Witten/Herdecke University.

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