Choledochal cyst

Case contributed by Dr Ali Abougazia

Presentation

Abdominal mass.

Patient Data

Age: 2 years
Gender: Female
MRI

MRCP

Large cystic dilatation of the common bile duct (CBD), measuring about 8 x 4.3 x 4.7 cm in its main axial and CC dimensions respectively. 

Mild dilatation of the central intra-hepatic biliary radicles.

Distended gallbladder.

Case Discussion

Choledochal cyst (type I biliary cystic disease) with mild dilatation of the central intra-hepatic biliary radicles.

Type 1 choledochal cysts account for the vast majority (80-90%) of cysts.​

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Case information

rID: 23454
Published: 16th Jun 2013
Last edited: 17th Sep 2018
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