Fundal variant of adenomyomatosis of the gall bladder: An uncommon entity

Shivamurthy, Archana and Hasan, Roumina and Gopal, Sushmitha Malpe and Bhat, Shaila Telengala and Shetty, Tanvi (2015) Fundal variant of adenomyomatosis of the gall bladder: An uncommon entity. IJSS Case Reports & Reviews, 1 (11). pp. 55-57.

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Abstract

Adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder is a benign and degenerative condition of the gallbladder. It is an incidental finding in gall bladder specimens resected for chronic cholecystitis or cholelithiasis. It frequently occurs after 3rd or 4th decade of life and is often an incidental finding in cholecystectomy specimens resected for chronic cholecystitis or cholelithiasis. Patients with adenomyomatosis are usually asymptomatic it can be classified into three types: Segmental, fundal and diffuse types. The fundal variant is uncommon compared to the other two types. Here, in we present a case of a fundal variant of adenomyomatosis of the gall bladder in a 65-year-old male patient.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Adenomyomatosis; fundus; gall bladdersoft.
Subjects: Medicine > MMMC Manipal > Pathology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2015 16:33
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2015 16:33
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/144476

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