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Gallbladder

Benign gallbladder tumors

Adenomyosis


Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 14 February 2013, last major update September 2012
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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● 15-25% of benign polyps
● See also adenomyomatous hyperplasia

Case reports
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● 57 year old woman with Gardner's syndrome presenting with cholangitis (Gastroenterol Clin Biol 2007;31:425)
● 60 year old woman with clinically gangrenous gallbladder (Case of the Week #186)

Gross description
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● 5-25 mm, usually in fundus in muscular layer
● Gray-white

Micro description
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● Hyperplasia of muscularis propria with intramural hyperplastic or cystically dilated glands

Micro images
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Case of Week #186

End of Gallbladder > Benign gallbladder tumors > Adenomyosis


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