Clinical quiz

Test your knowledge – gallstones



Approximately 10% of adults have gallstones. Some are perfectly well; others present with potentially fatal complications such as pancreatitis or empyema of the gallbladder. How up to date is your management of this common condition?

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Question 1
    What are the two principal types of gallstones?
    a. calcium stones
    b. uric acid stones
    c. cholesterol stones
    d. pigment stones
    e. triglyceride stones

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