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Congenital duplex gallbladder and biliary mucocele associated with partial hepatic cholestasis and cholelithiasis in a cat.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22942442     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 6-year-old neutered male domestic shorthair cat was presented for acute onset of vomiting. Exploratory laparotomy identified a duplex gallbladder and left cholecystectomy was performed. Histopathology confirmed biliary mucocele and hepatic cholestasis. While rare, biliary mucoceles should be considered as a differential diagnosis for feline extrahepatic bile duct obstruction.
Authors:
Katharine S Woods; Brigitte A Brisson; Alice M N Defarges; Michelle L Oblak
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Canadian veterinary journal. La revue vétérinaire canadienne     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0008-5286     ISO Abbreviation:  Can. Vet. J.     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-09-03     Completed Date:  2012-11-13     Revised Date:  2013-07-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0004653     Medline TA:  Can Vet J     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  269-73     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1. kwoods02@uoguelph.ca
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Cat Diseases / congenital,  diagnosis*
Cats
Cholecystectomy / veterinary*
Cholelithiasis / diagnosis,  veterinary*
Cholestasis, Extrahepatic / diagnosis,  veterinary*
Diagnosis, Differential
Gallbladder Diseases / congenital,  diagnosis,  veterinary*
Male
Mucocele / diagnosis,  veterinary
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