Problem

Cholecystitis

Other Names:
Inflammation of the gallbladder
Nature:
Cholecystitis is an inflammation of the gallbladder that frequently occurs after viral hepatitis and other infectious diseases. Stoppages or changes in the composition of the bile (which may be related to a person's diet), are contributing factors.
Aggravates:
Peritonitis
Values:
Inflammation
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
29.06.1999 – 00:00 CEST