Caroli Disease



Caroli Disease


Joseph Misdraji, MD









Radiologic image obtained by endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) shows the saccular dilatations of the intrahepatic bile ducts near the hilum image.






Gross photograph of liver shows clusters of dilated and cystic intrahepatic bile ducts image.


TERMINOLOGY


Synonyms



  • Congenital cystic dilatation of intrahepatic biliary tree


  • Communicating cavernous ectasia


  • Type V choledochal cyst



ETIOLOGY/PATHOGENESIS


Developmental Anomaly

Jul 8, 2016 | Posted by in PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE | Comments Off on Caroli Disease
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