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Gallstones (cont.)

Author and Editor

Author: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCE: eMedicine.com. Cholelithiasis.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/774352-overview>

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: William K Raboff, MD, Attending Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, St. Vincent Hospital, Santa Fe, NM. Editors: Ron Fuerst, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Carolina College of Medicine; Director, Children's Emergency Center, Children's Hospital of Richland Memorial Hospital; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Michael E Zevitz, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago.


Last Editorial Review: 1/24/2011

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Gallstones are concretions that form in the biliary tract, usually in the gallbladder.

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