Flashcards in Gallbladder Deck (36):
Diagn. these symptons
what is the most classic symptom of gallbladder disease
This symptoms is what disease?
RUQ pain usually occurring after ingestion of greasy foods.
what are the different pain symptoms of gallbladder disease?
1 nausea and vomiting
2 right shoulder pain
3 RUQ pain usually occuring after ingestion of greasy foods
The presence of bile in tissues resulting in yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes
__________ develops when a stone blocks the bile duts between the gallbladder and intestines, producing pressure on the liver and forcing bile into the blood
_________ is thickened bile occuring due to bile stasis.
________ may be seen in patiens with prolonged fasting or hyperalimentation therapy and with obstruction of the gallbladder
Where can sludge be seen?
T or F
Sludge is gravity dependent
Name this Sonographic Findings:
-contains low level echos
Sludge may be seen in ________, ________ and other ________ _________.
Does not layer out evenly and may resemble polypoid mass or pseudo tumor
sludge balls, mobile round non-shadowing echogenic masses in dependent gallbladder
Gholecystitis, adenomyomatosis, cancer, cholangiopathy, sclerosing cholangitis may cause _________ wall to thicken
what is the normal measurement of a gallbladder?
Nonbiliary diseases that may also cause wall thickening of the gallbladder. (7)
when measureing the wall thickness of the gallbladder, the transducer should be _________ to the anterior wall
Anterior wall of gallbladder is measured _______ to ________ margins
inflammation of the gallbladder
acute, chronic, acalculous, emphysematous, gangrenous are several forms of ?
most commonly caused by cholelithiasis that creates a cystic duct obstruction?
______ _______ is six times more common in owmen than in men
what aged women are affected the most with acute cholecystitis?
what is the 5th leading cause of hospitilization?
diagn. these symptoms:
-sharp RUQ pain radiating to the back
-positive Murphy's sign
what is a positive Murphy's sign?
patient is tender over gallbladder region to touch or tranducer pressure
Name the disease with these complications:
Name disease ?
-gallbladder amy even appear normal
What is the most common for of gallbladder inflammation?
Results due to numerous attacks of acute choleyctstitis with subsequent ______ of the gallbladder wall.
_________ lining of the gallbladder becomes damaged and the gallbladder loses the ability to _______ _______ efficiently
normal CBD is ______ in diameter
CBD should never exceed ______ in diameter
name disease for these symptoms
-RUQ pain after eating- not as severe as an acute attack
*greasy foods, creams, chocolate
-Sour taste in mouth