Appendix C

 Algorithm of acute cholecystitis treatment

(obligatory)

 

 

Acute cholecystitis

 

 

Signs of general peritonitis

 

 

Yes                                             No

 

 

                                                                   Conservative

                                                                      treatment

 

 

 Efficacy during 24–48 hours

 

 

                                                            No                            Yes

 

 

                                                                       Gallstones

 

 

                                                           Yes                     No

 

 

Urgent surgery                         Plain surgery         Conservative           

                                                                                  treatment