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Risk Factors for Gallbladder Disease Secondary to Parenteral Nutrition

Purpose:

To identify risk factors for gallbladder disease in a patient receiving total parenteral nutrition (TPN).

Specialty:

Nutrition
Gastroenterology
Critical Care

Objective:

risk factors

ICD-10:

K80, K81, K82, K83, K87

Description:

A person who is receiving total parenteral nutrition (TPN) is at risk for a disorder of the gallbladder. A person at high risk may benefit from more aggressive management to target risk factors.

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