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Estimation of stones in gallbladder with FT-IR

By: Ali Ibrahim Shar, Gul Afshan Soomro, Ghulam Abbas Shar, Muhammad Bachal Korai

Key Words: Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Calcium bilirubinate, Cholesterol gallstones

J. Bio. Env. Sci. 17(1), 109-114, July 2020.

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Forty (40) specimens of the gallstones were taken from the infected peoples who were admitted and cured in the Peoples University of Medical & Health Sciences for Women, Shaheed Benazirabad, Nawabshah, Sindh, Pakistan. In our work gallstones (total 40) were found in the age ranges from 20-60 years for male (07) patients and from 20-65 years for female (33) patients. The greatest ratio of gallstones was found 21/40 in the age ranges 36-50 years of affected peoples. The occurrence of gallstones was higher in females than males and sex ratio was found to be 1:4.7 male to female. The size and weight of gallstones vary and the size and weight of pure cholesterol stones were calculated as 0.36-2.27cm and 0.231-0.964g respectively while calcium carbonate stones were as 0.8-2.1cm and 0.305-0.646g respectively and 1.4-2.2cm size and 0.307-0.853g weight for calcium billirubinate gallstones were measured. In current work the cholesterol gallstone was the most common type of gallstones. The 28 (70%) of sample stones were detected as pure cholesterol gallstones while pure calcium carbonate were 05 (12.5%) and 07 (17.5%) were calcium bilirubinate out of 40 specimens of gallstones. The 28 gallstones were irregular and 12 were round in shape. Moreover, From 40 gallstone specimens 29 were found with smooth surfaces while 11 were with rough surfaces.

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Ali Ibrahim Shar, Gul Afshan Soomro, Ghulam Abbas Shar, Muhammad Bachal Korai.
Estimation of stones in gallbladder with FT-IR.
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