Biliary Colic


Background

Pathophysiology

Diagnostics

Treatment

  1. Initial/Prep
  2. Medical/Pharmaceutical
  3. Surgical/Procedural
  4. Prevention

Disposition

  1. Uncomplicated biliary colic outpatient care
  2. Admit if
  3. Surgical consult indicated for more serious hepato-biliary dz
  4. GI consult appropriate for certain patients
  5. Outpatient follow-up if gallstones but asymptomatic