Parth C. Patel
Ellie R. Lee
40-year-old female who presents with acute right upper quadrant abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting.
Figure 99A: Longitudinal ultrasound image of the gallbladder demonstrates multiple small shadowing gallstones (arrows) and thickened gallbladder wall measuring up to 1 cm (arrowhead). The sonographic Murphy’s sign was positive. Figure 99B: Longitudinal power Doppler ultrasound image of the gallbladder shows thickened, hyperemic gallbladder wall (arrows). Findings compatible with acute cholecystitis.
Chronic cholecystitis, acute hepatitis, hypoproteinemia, adenomyomatosis, pancreatitis.
Acute calculous cholecystitis.