Segmental adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder. A radiologic, sonographic, and pathologic correlation

R. D. Halpert, D. G. Bedi, P. J. Tirman, D. C. Gore

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Adenomyomatosis is a hyperplastic condition that is occasionally symptomatic. The segmental form of adenomyomatosis can result in marked wall thickening in the waist of the gallbladder, giving a characteristic 'hourglass' deformity in both the oral cholecystogram and the ultrasound examination.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)570-572
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Surgeon
Issue number9
StatePublished - Jan 1 1989


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  • Surgery

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