Items tagged “gallbladder”

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Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder

Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder is a hyperplastic cholecystosis of the gallbladder wall. It is a relatively common and benign cause of diffuse or focal gallbladder wall thickening. It is most easily seen on ultrasound and MRI.  Epidemiology Adenomyomatosis is relatively common, found in ~9%...
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Gallbladder adenomyomatosis

 Diagnosis probable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 23 Dec 2009
54% complete
Ultrasound
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Gallbladder adenomyomatosis - fundal

 Diagnosis probable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 23 Dec 2009
40% complete
CTUltrasound
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Pearl necklace sign

The pearl necklace sign occurs in adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder, on both oral cholecystograms and MRCP. It represents the contrast / fluid-filled intramural mucosal diverticula (Rokitansky-Aschoff sinuses); lined up, these are reminiscent of pearls on a necklace. It is synonymous with the C...
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Adenomyomatsis - diagram

Adenomyomatosis
 Diagnosis not applicable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 23 Dec 2009
29% complete
Diagram
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Choledocholithiasis

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 05 Jan 2010
64% complete
MRIUltrasound
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Gallbladder polyp

Gallbladder polyp
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 15 Jan 2010
63% complete
Ultrasound
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Cholecystolithiasis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ruslan Esedov
Published 28 Jan 2010
65% complete
CT
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Pulmonary hamartoma and gallstone

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 09 Feb 2010
71% complete
X-rayCT
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Gallbladder carcinoma

GB Cancer with li...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 22 Feb 2010
53% complete
UltrasoundCT
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Gallbladder carcinoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Laughlin Dawes
Published 18 Nov 2009
72% complete
Ultrasound
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Phrygian cap

Phrygian cap
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 29 Apr 2010
48% complete
MRI
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Benign vs. malignant features of gallbladder polyps

In most instances predicting histology of a gallbladder polyp based purely on imaging is not possible. A number of features are however helpful in helping to decide management of a polypoid lesion of the gallbladder. Benign features size polyps that are less than 5 mm in size are almost alway...
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Gallbladder polyp

Gallbladder polyps are elevated lesions on the mucosal surface of the gallbladder. The vast majority are benign, but malignant entities are possible. Gallbladder polyps may be detected on ultrasound, CT, or MRI, but are usually best characterized on ultrasound. Epidemiology Gallbladder polyps ...
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Cholelithiasis and choledocholithiasis

CBD stones
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 02 Aug 2010
70% complete
FluoroscopyMRI
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Acute cholecystitis

Acute cholecystitis refers to the acute inflammation of the gallbladder. It is the primary complication of cholelithiasis and the most common cause of acute pain in the right upper quadrant (RUQ). Clinical presentation Constant right upper quadrant pain that can radiate to the right shoulder. ...
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Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder

CT upper abdomen
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 Diagnosis certain
Dr Erik Ranschaert
Published 24 Oct 2010
80% complete
CT
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Rosary sign (gallbladder)

The rosary sign is a CT finding in adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder. It is formed by the enhanced proliferative mucosal epithelium, with the intramural diverticula surrounded by the unenhanced hypertrophied muscle coat of the gallbladder. The rosary sign is similar to the pearl necklace sign.
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Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder

Cor T2 MRI of the...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Erik Ranschaert
Published 11 Nov 2010
80% complete
MRI
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Gallbladder adenocarcinoma

 Diagnosis probable
Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
29% complete

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