Cephalosporin induced pseudolithiasis of gall bladder

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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Modality: Ultrasound

Calculus in gall bladder. Patient on antibiotic coverage. Follow up suggest at this stage.

Case Discussion

7 yrs / Boy.  Dengue fever diagnosed on day of USG.

1st Image - Calculi in GB with wall oedema. Pt was on cephalosporin group of drugs before USG was done.

2nd image - 1 wk after discontinuation of drugs.

3rd and 4th images : Another patient. Images 30 days apart.

Reference :

http://www.ultrasoundcases.info/Slide-View.aspx?cat=471&case=2874

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Case Information

rID: 10127
Case created: 4th Jul 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
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