Acute Cholecystitis tests
Acute Cholecystitis

Tests could include:

  • An abdominal ultrasound uses sound waves to check a number of conditions. Learn about what ultrasounds are used for and if there are any risks.
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  • Blood tests can help determine the cause of severe abdominal pain. Checking amylase and lipase levels can help determine if you have pancreatitis.
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  • Abdominal CT scans take pictures of organs and other structures in your abdomen. Find out how to prepare, what the risks are, and what to expect.
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  • Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiogram (PTCA) is a radiologic procedure used to pinpoint bile duct blockages in your liver. A local anesthetic and medications are given to make you sleepy and relaxed before the procedure. The doctor then inserts ...
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  • A complete blood count, or CBC, measures several components of your blood and can help diagnose a broad range of conditions, from anemia and to cancer.
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  • Liver function tests help screen for problems such as infections, scarring, and disorders. We'll list signs that you may need a liver test and discuss 5 of the most common ones.
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  • A CT scan is a series of cross-sectional X-ray images of the body. Learn why a CT scan is performed and what to expect during a CT scan.
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  • Your doctor may order an ultrasound if you're experiencing pain, swelling, or other symptoms that require an internal view of your organs. Learn more.
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  • ERCP is used to identify problems in your pancreas, bile ducts, and gallbladder. It combines an endoscopy and an X-ray.
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  • An abdominal X-ray helps your doctor assess problems in your abdomen. Your doctor may use this to detect a condition like kidney stones.
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