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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2009, Article ID 132452, 2 pages
Case Report

Acute Cholecystitis Caused by Ceftriaxone Stones in an Adult

1The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
2Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA

Received 26 January 2009; Accepted 24 March 2009

Academic Editor: Gianfranco D. Alpini

Copyright © 2009 Christian D. Becker and Robert A. Fischer. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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