Case of the month May 2011: Tumors

Cholangiocarcinoma or Klatskin tumor with a central mass in the liver hilum and tumor in the bile ducts

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Cholangiocarcinoma or Klatskin tumor with a central mass in the liver hilum and tumor in the bile ducts

There are dilatated intrahepatic bile ducts

There is obstruction of the portal vein with collateral veins around the gallbladder and pancreas

Collateral veins around the gallbladder due to obstruction of the portal vein

ERCP shows bile duct obstruction

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System