Gallbladder
Congenital anomalies
Diverticula


Topic Completed: 1 September 2012

Revised: 14 February 2019

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PubMed Search: Gallbladder diverticula[TIAB]

Hanni Gulwani, M.B.B.S.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani H Diverticula. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/gallbladderGBdiverticula.html. Accessed July 17th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Solitary, 6 mm to 8 cm
  • Rarely are congenital anomalies with all 3 layers of gallbladder wall
  • Usually pseudodiverticula (Rokitansky-Aschoff sinuses) with incomplete muscular wall
  • Due to cholelithiasis or cholecystitis
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