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ACUTE CHOLECYSTITIS-pathophysiology

Acute cholecystitis is the inflammation of the gallbladder, usually caused by the obstruction of the cystic duct, typically by a gallstone. The pathophysiology of acute cholecystitis involves several key steps: Obstruction: The process begins with the obstruction of...

ACUTE CHOLECYSTITIS-prevention

Can acute cholecystitis be prevented? Lifestyle Modifications: Maintaining a healthy weight, a balanced diet, and regular physical activity can reduce the risk of gallstone formation. Medications: In certain high-risk populations, medications such as ursodeoxycholic...