Giant Mucocele of Gallbladder Mimicking Choledochal Cyst

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Oncology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Reports,2016,5,2,57-59.
Published:May 2016
Type:Case Report

Giant Mucocele of Gallbladder Mimicking Choledochal Cyst

Kamal Nain Rattan, Arushi Agarwal, Ankur Dhiman, Ananta Rattan

Department of Pediatrics, PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India

Abstract:

We report a case of giant mucocele of the gallbladder in a 5-year-old patient which was initially misdiagnosed as a choledochal cyst on investigations. Diagnosis was confi rmed on surgical exploration and histopathology.

Ultrasonography showing grossly dilated gallbladder and common bile duct

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