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What is acute cholecystitis?

Acute cholecystitis involves inflammation of the gallbladder. The condition typically develops if a gallstone obstructs the cystic duct. It is important to note that gallstones are miniature-sized stones that are composed of cholesterol that develop in the gallbladder. It is important to note that the cystic duct is the major aperture of the gallbladder. Acute […]