What are the treatment options for unstable septic patients with acute cholangitis?

Updated: Dec 29, 2017
  • Author: Timothy M Scott, DO; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Answer

Unstable septic patients require clinical judgment to determine if they will survive until medical therapy has a chance to work or if they require emergency decompression with its associated high mortality rate.


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