Distended gallbladder appearing as a snail (Rorschach radiology)

Case contributed by Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz


Epigastric pain

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Gallbladder is distended and filled with sludge and appears to be somewhat like a snail. Common bile duct has normal caliber and shows no filling defects within it.

Case Discussion

Appearance of the gallbladder as a snail. 

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Case information

rID: 48812
Published: 25th Oct 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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