Gallbladder ghost triad

Gallbladder ghost triad is a term used on ultrasound studies when there is a combination of three gallbladder features on biliary atresia:

  • atretic gallbladder, length less than 19 mm
  • irregular or lobular contour 
  • lack of smooth/complete echogenic mucosal lining with an indistinct wall
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rID: 24419
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • ghost triad

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