Gallstone pancreatitis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy

Presentation

Abdominal pain, vomiting and loss of weight since 10 days.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Female
MRI
  • Cholelithiasis.
  • Moderate dilatation of the intrahepatic biliary ducts as well as the CBD with small signal void stones seen impacted at its distal end.
  • The pancreas appears enlarged with high T2 signal with infiltration of the peripancreatic fat planes as well as small fluid signal seen around. No definite pancreatic masses.

Case Discussion

Choledocholithiasis and moderate dilatation of biliary ducts causing pancreatitis.

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Case information

rID: 21539
Case created: 30th Jan 2013
Last edited: 7th Feb 2016
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