Items tagged “gallbladder”

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Gallbladder adenocarcinoma

 Diagnosis probable
The Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
46% complete
MRI
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Gallbladder adenocarcinoma

 Diagnosis possible
The Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
45% complete
CT
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Retained gallstone

 Diagnosis certain
The Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
50% complete
CT
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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). Epidemiology Acute cholecystitis is a common cause of hospital admission and is responsible for a...
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Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder

 Diagnosis certain
Erik Ranschaert
Published 24 Oct 2010
89% 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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Perforated gallbladder with bile peritonitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Nasir Siddiqui
Published 04 Nov 2010
68% complete
CT
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Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder

 Diagnosis certain
Erik Ranschaert
Published 11 Nov 2010
80% complete
MRI
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Gallbladder carcinoma

Gallbladder carcinoma is a type of gallbladder cancer and specifically refers to primary epithelial malignancies arising from the gallbladder, in which the great majority (90%) are adenocarcinomas and the remainder are squamous cell carcinomas. They are more prevalent in elderly women and, in mo...
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Porcelain gallbladder

Porcelain gallbladder refers to extensive calcium encrustation of the gallbladder wall. The term has been used to emphasize the blue discolouration and brittle consistency of the gallbladder wall at surgery but is often an incidental finding on multiple different imaging modalities.  Clinical p...
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Porcelain gallbladder

 Diagnosis almost certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 21 Nov 2010
77% complete
X-rayCT
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Gallbladder

The gallbladder is a pear-shaped musculomembranous sac located along the undersurface of the liver. It functions to accumulate and concentrate bile between meals. Gross anatomy Macroscopic The normal adult gallbladder measures from 7-10 cm in length and 3-4 cm in transverse diameter 6. The ga...
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Strawberry gallbladder (gross pathology)

 Diagnosis not applicable
Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Nov 2010
41% complete
Pathology
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Retained gallstone

Retained gallstones, also called dropped or slipped gallstones, are common during a laparoscopic cholecystectomy, with a reported incidence of 0.1–20%, and occur when gallstones are inadvertently spilled into the peritoneal cavity. Clinical presentation Many cases of dropped gallstones will be...
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Gallbladder cancer

 Diagnosis probable
Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 21 Feb 2011
46% complete
CTUltrasound
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Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder - MRCP

 Diagnosis possible
Roberto Schubert
Published 07 May 2011
65% complete
MRI
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Gallbladder polyp - CT

 Diagnosis almost certain
Roberto Schubert
Published 07 May 2011
71% complete
CT
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Gallstones: multimodality

 Diagnosis certain
Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 27 Jul 2011
64% complete
MRICTUltrasound
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Gallbladder polyp

 Diagnosis certain
Roberto Schubert
Published 11 Oct 2011
63% complete
Ultrasound
Article

Emphysematous cholecystitis

Emphysematous cholecystitis is a rare form of acute cholecystitis where gallbladder wall necrosis causes gas formation in the lumen or wall. It is a surgical emergency, due to the high mortality from gallbladder gangrene and perforation. Epidemiology Men are affected twice as commonly as women...