Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Repeated bouts of cholecystitis. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

The contents of the gallbladder.

Multiple stones of variable size.

Case Discussion

Gallstones can vary in size, number and composition.

These are some pretty solid 'babies' which caused repeated acute calculus cholecystitis meriting cholecystectomy. 

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Case information

rID: 57077
Published: 6th Dec 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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