Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 4, Number 7, July 2013, pages 488-490

A Rare Etiology of Acute Abdomen Syndrome: Gallbladder Torsion


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Abdomen USG; hydropic and lobulated gallbladder (arrow).
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Abdomen CT; a hydropic gallbladder with a thickened wall (arrow) and pericholecystic free-fluid (double arrow).
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Operative findings; gallbladder necrosis view (a), and torsion of 180o along the axis of the cystic duct and artery (b).