Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation

Hemobilia with slight dilatation of the bile ducts and echoic structures in the common bile duct but a normal gallbladder

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Hemobilia with slight dilatation of the bile ducts and echoic structures in the common bile duct but a normal gallbladder

Slight dilatation of the bile ducts
Slight dilatation of the bile ducts
Bile ducts and a normal gallbladder
Bile ducts and a normal gallbladder
Echoic structures in the common bile duct
Echoic structures in the common bile duct
Echoic structures in the common bile duct
Echoic structures in the common bile duct

Hemobilia ERCP shows filling defects

Hemobilia with slight dilatation of the bile ducts and echoic structures in the common bile duct but a normal gallbladder
Hemobilia with slight dilatation of the bile ducts and echoic structures in the common bile duct but a normal gallbladder

Hemobilia MRCP

Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation

Hemangioma with a vascular malformation in contact with the biliary tree that caused the recurrent hemobilia

Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation
Case of the month July 2005: Various causes of bile duct dilatation

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