Gallbladder carcinoma with liver metastases

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Right upper quadrant pain with weight loss.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Enlarged liver (22 cm) with multiple lesions of various size (up to 10 cm) disseminated in both lobes of low signal intensity on T1WI, high signal intensity on T2WI with heterogeneous enhancement mainly peripheral with central necrosis. Periportal and portocaval enlarged lymph nodes are noted. There an enhancing soft tissue mass of the fundus of the gallbladder. Infiltration of the hepatic hilum with subtle intrahepatic biliary ducts dilatation.

Case Discussion

MRI appearances are suggestive of gallbladder cancer with hepatic metastases

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Case information

rID: 65388
Published: 8th Jan 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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