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cho·le·cys·tec·to·my (k l -s -st k t -m ). n. pl.

Cholecystectomy is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Cholecystectomy books and related discussion.

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Cholycystectomy: Removal of the Gallbladder
When you need an operation... About Cholecystectomy
Cholecystectomy (ko-le-sis-tek'-tuh-me) is the surgical removal of the gallbladder.
Gallbladder Surgery with an Incision (Cholecystectomy)
(Cholecystectomy). It is normal to have questions about your surgery.
About Cholecystectomy
About cholecystectomy page. About. Cholecystectomy.

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New clinical trial compares transgastric, transvaginal, and laparoscopic
Instead of removing the organ through the abdominal wall, surgeons in the Natural Orifice Surgery Consortium for Assessment and Research (NOSCAR) are performing cholecystectomy through the mouth or the vagina.
Doctor fined 3L for botched surgery
NEW DELHI: A surgeon has been ordered to pay over Rs 3 lakh to Vimla Devi of Sangrur , Punjab, for a botched up cholecystectomy - removal of the gall bladder - in 2004.
Isolated complete avulsion of the gallbladder (near traumatic cholecystectomy
Three groups of injuries are described: simple contusion, laceration, and avulsion, the last of which can be partial, complete, or total traumatic cholecystectomy.
The Surgeons' Lounge
Dr. Behrens discusses laparoscopic cholecystectomy. We welcome Oliver Whipple, MD, FACS, medical director, Memorial Health Bariatrics, Savannah, Ga.
Ask the health experts: Gallbladder surgery often results in digestive issues
Some studies have found as many as 20 percent of patients undergoing cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) suffer similar symptoms. In most cases, the diarrhea improves slowly after surgery. On rare occasions, however, the symptoms may last for years.

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Cholecystectomy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cholecystectomy is the surgical removal of the gallbladder. It is the most common method for treating symptomatic gallstones.
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Surgery Procedure Information on
1 day ago Read about laparoscopic cholecystectomy, a surgery to remove gallbladder.
Cholecystectomy -
Cholecystectomy — Overview covers definitions, risks of open and laparoscopic gallbladder surgery for gallbladder removal.
Patient Information for Laparoscopic Gall Bladder Removal
The medical name for this procedure is Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. WHAT IS THE GALLBLADDER?
Cholycystectomy: Removal of the Gallbladder

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