Cystic dilatation of cystic duct
Abdominal pain - Few days.
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GALL BLADDER is partly contracted. It shows diffuse wall oedema. No obvious full thickness defect is noted in wall.
Mild pericholecystic fluid is noted. No stone is seen.
Comman bile duct is normal in calibre without calculus.
A cystic lesion ( 28 x 27 mm ) is noted communicating gall bladder neck.
Distal cystic duct is normal.
Surgical exploration revealed changes of empyema of gall bladder. A cystic lesion was present involving cystic duct. Cholecystectomy was done along with removal of cystic duct cyst.
- Choledochal Cyst: An Unusual Type of Cystic Dilatation of the Cystic Duct. T. K. L. Loke1, S. H. Lam2, C. S. Chan1 AJR 1999;173:619-620