SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, vol.15, no.11, pp.1267-1272, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES
gallstones, quality of life, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, cholecystectomy, OF-LIFE, NATURAL-HISTORY, SILENT GALLSTONES, SURGERY
Background: There is an ongoing need, from both the medical and the economic perspective, for a more accurate definition of the influence of symptomatic or asymptomatic gallstone disease on gastrointestinal symptomatology, as well as on the health of the individual in general.