Images Ying Ying Lee, text Genevieve Carbonatto A 44 year old man presents with acute abdominal pain. His pain is mainly epigastric but you are concerned about the possibility of cholecystitis, cholelithiasis or choledocholithiasis. While scanning the patient in the supine position, you think you can see stones in the GB. They do not appear Read more about Common pitfall – Stones in the gall bladder – Adenomyomatosis[…]
Images by Genevieve Carbonatto. Hourglass gallbladder (GB) . One of the 3 types of GB wall thickening seen in adenomyomatosis Adenomyomatosis. Focal mural segmental thickening of the mid body of the gallbladder also referred to as hourglass gallbladder GB.
Images by Genevieve Carbonatto Comet tail artifacts seen arising from the wall of the gallbladder. These are reverberation artifacts produced because of the presence of cholesterol crystals within sinuses of the wall of the GB Comet tail artifacts visible in wall of GB. Colour Doppler: The wall of the GB seems to light up with christmas lights Read more about Adenomyomatosis[…]