Multiple gallstones

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Generalized abdominal pain and distension





Case Discussion

Multiple small calcified gallstones on the plain film as confirmed on a previous CT. These small gallstones are also know as biliary microlithiasis and have a higher risk for migration to the extrahepatic bile ducts and cause pancreatitis. 

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Case information

rID: 13632
Published: 30th Apr 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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