Choledochal cyst - type I

Case contributed by Dr Amr Farouk


Recurrent abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 4 years
Gender: Male

Fusiform dilatation of the upper and mid portion of CBD  mounting to cyst formation measuring about 3 x 2 cm in diameter.

Prominent intrahepatic biliary ductules. No evidence of biliary stones or strictures along their course.

Case Discussion

Imaging features are consistent with a type I choledochal cyst. 

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Case information

rID: 38620
Published: 28th Jul 2015
Last edited: 10th Sep 2019
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