[Cholesterol biliary lithiasis (risk factors)].

Title[Cholesterol biliary lithiasis (risk factors)].
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1991
AuthorsMéndez-Sánchez N, Jessurun J, Aguilar JA, Cote C, Uribe M
JournalRev Gastroenterol Mex
Date Published1991 Jul-Sep
KeywordsCholelithiasis, Cholesterol, Dietary, Diet, Humans, Prevalence, Risk Factors

The prevalence of gallstone disease in the world is heterogenous, it exist a wide range between different geographic areas, sex and age groups. Its distribution seems to be influenced by various factors such as age, sex, socieconomic class, genetic and ethnic influences and diseases like diabetes mellitus and obesity. Therefore, in this study, we will analyse the importance of each of those factors in the development of cholesterol gallstone disease.

Alternate JournalRev Gastroenterol Mex
PubMed ID1822006
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