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2019 Jul-Dec

Niger J Surg



Is Final Histopathological Examination the Only Diagnostic Criteria for Xanthogranulomatous Cholecystitis?


Pandey A, Kumar D, Masood S, Chauhan S, Kumar S
Niger J Surg. 2019 Jul-Dec; 25(2):177-182.
PMID: 31579373.


Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis (XGC) is an uncommon inflammatory disease of gallbladder (GB) and can mimic GB cancer in extensive form. This study aims to assess the predictability of XGC on the basis of clinical presentation, laboratory tests, and radiological or intraoperative findings on frozen section analysis.