Acute cholecystitis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Acute abdominal pain and vomiting.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
CT

The gallbladder is distended, and a 35 mm gallstone is present, accompanied by pericholecystic fat stranding.

A 15 mm parapelvic cyst is present in the left kidney. 

Case Discussion

Features on CT scan are consistent with acute cholecystitis.

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