Choledocholithiasis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Ultrasound demonstrates dilatation of the intrahepatic and proximal biliary tree with a large echogenic shadowing stone seen within the bile duct.

MRI

MRCP confirms the presence of choledocholithiasis. Note how the maximum intensity projection view somewhat obscures this very large calculus. 

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Case information

rID: 8058
Published: 5th Jan 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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