Aerobilia (pneumobilia)

Case contributed by Dr Ruslan Asadov

Non-contrast CT though the upper abdomen demonstrates extensive intrahepatic gas which is predominantly distributed in the left lobe and can be traced down to a dilated common bile duct.

Case Discussion

Findings are consistent with aerobilia (or pneumobilia) following recent ERCP procedure.

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rID: 8138
Published: 14th Jan 2010
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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