Large gallbladder polyp (gallbladder adenocarcinoma)

Case contributed by Dr Domenico Nicoletti


Dyspepsia with right upper quadrant pain.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Male

There is a gallstone in the gallbladder with a coarse hyperechoic wall lesion, measuring 1.8 x 2.5 cm.

In the gallbladder fundus there is a large polyp that shows arterial phase enhancement that persists into later phases. There is also a large gallstone. The bile ducts aren't dilated. The liver is free of injury.

Histologic analysis, post cholecystectomy.

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Case information

rID: 50235
Published: 25th Dec 2016
Last edited: 29th Dec 2016
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