Gallbladder carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male
CT

Polypoid enhancing mass is present within the gallbladder arising from superoposterior wall. There is no sign of local invasion to adjacent structures. 

Case Discussion

Imaging findings and the subsequent histology are in keeping with gallbladder carcinoma.
Gallbladder adenocarcinomas present in one of three morphologies: intraluminal mass, diffuse mural thickening, and mass replacing the gallbladder (most common presentation).

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Case information

rID: 62653
Published: 25th Aug 2018
Last edited: 27th Aug 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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