[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
March 1984

Emphysematous Cholecystitis Following Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Author Affiliations

From the Division of General Medicine, Oregon Health Science University, Portland.

Arch Intern Med. 1984;144(3):635-636. doi:10.1001/archinte.1984.00350150249050

• Emphysematous cholecystitis developed in a 65-year-old man 24 hours following resuscitation from cardiac arrest. Our findings in this case support the importance of ischemia in this disease process.

(Arch Intern Med 1984;144:635-636)