Choledochal cyst - type I

Case contributed by Mohammadtaghi Niknejad


Abdominal pain and mass feeling in RUQ.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Intrahepatic bile ducts appear normal. There is a 59×53×41 mm cystic lesion at portahepatis between the gallbladder and pancreatic head. Choledoch could not be defined separate than mentioned cystic lesion. The gallbladder is collapsed and contains an 8 mm stone. 


Case Discussion

Fusiform/cystic dilatation of the extrahepatic biliary system which is compatible with type I choledochal cyst.

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