Causes of cholecystitis

In this article we will discuss about the various Causes of Cholecystitis. So, let’s get started.

Causes

90% cases of cholecystitis are caused by gall stones

Other causes includes

Tumors of liver, pancreas and rarely gall bladder

Excess cholesterol in the gall bladder

Bile duct obstruction

Vasculitis, chemotherapy, major trauma or burns, severe illness, and chronic conditions such as renal failure or coronary artery disease can cause cholecystitis.

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