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Descriptor English: Cholecystostomy
Descriptor Spanish: Colecistostomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Colecistostomia
Descriptor French: Cholécystostomie
Entry term(s): Cholecystostomies
Tree number(s): E04.035.195
E04.210.120.195
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002767
Scope note: Establishment of an opening into the gallbladder either for drainage or surgical communication with another part of the digestive tract, usually the duodenum or jejunum.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Drainage (1966-1987)
Gallbladder/surgery (1966-1987)
Public MeSH Note: 88
History Note: 88
DeCS ID: 22867
Unique ID: D002767
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/03/20
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Cholecystostomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0004237
Scope note Establishment of an opening into the gallbladder either for drainage or surgical communication with another part of the digestive tract, usually the duodenum or jejunum.
Preferred term Cholecystostomy
Entry term(s) Cholecystostomies



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