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Case 9373

Stage IV adenocarcinoma of the gallbladder with wall calcifications

Author(s)
Galunic R, Galunic Bilic L
 
Patient
female, 36 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial contrast-enhanced MSCT, portal-venous phase

    Gallbladder wall thickening with curvilinear calcifications and liver infiltration representing adenocarcinoma. Multiple satellite liver metastases. Enlarged hypodense para-aortic and interaortocaval lymph nodes.

     
    Area of Interest: Biliary Tract / Gallbladder; Imaging Technique: CT; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial contrast enhanced MSCT, portal-venous phase

    Infiltration of the liver by gallbladder adenocarcinoma. Enlarged necrotic conglomerated hypodense lymph nodes, liver metastases.

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Imaging Technique: CT; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Cytology image

    Large malignant epithelial cells of adenocarcinoma with round hyperchromatic nuclei and moderate cytoplasm. Benign/normal hepatocytes in the right lower corner (May-Grunwald-Giemsa, x1000).

     
    Area of Interest: Biliary Tract / Gallbladder; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
Gallbladder wall thickening with curvilinear calcifications and liver infiltration representing adenocarcinoma. Multiple satellite liver metastases. Enlarged hypodense para-aortic and interaortocaval lymph nodes.
 
Infiltration of the liver by gallbladder adenocarcinoma. Enlarged necrotic conglomerated hypodense lymph nodes, liver metastases.
 
Large malignant epithelial cells of adenocarcinoma with round hyperchromatic nuclei and moderate cytoplasm. Benign/normal hepatocytes in the right lower corner (May-Grunwald-Giemsa, x1000).
 
 
 
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