Caroli's disease

Case contributed by Dr Praveen Jha


Presented with right pleural effusion. However, USG showed possibility of Caroli's disease as incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Multiple cystic lesions of varying sizes are seen scattered in both lobes of liver, and communicating with biliary tree. A left renal simple cyst is also noted.

Case Discussion

This case may represent Caroli's disease based on MR morphology, although diagnosis could not be confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 17408
Published: 11th Apr 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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