Acute calculous cholecystitis (CT)

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Right upper abdominal pain with fever.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

The gallbladder is distended with thickened wall, and mucosal enhancement, containing multiple small gallstones hypodense to the surrounding bile (cholesterol stones). Pericholecystic inflammatory fat stranding is noted. No dilatation of the intra- or extrahepatic ducts.

Case Discussion

CT features of acute calculous cholecystitis.

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Case information

rID: 88993
Published: 26th Apr 2021
Last edited: 28th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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