Carcinoma in a true diverticulum of the gallbladder.

@article{Chin1988CarcinomaIA,
  title={Carcinoma in a true diverticulum of the gallbladder.},
  author={Nena W. Chin and Ian Chapman},
  journal={The American journal of gastroenterology},
  year={1988},
  volume={83 6},
  pages={667-9}
}
Extensive search of the literature reveals the extreme rarity of true diverticulum of the gallbladder. Its frequency varies from 0.0008% of all resected gallbladders at the Mayo Clinic to 0.06% of a series of congenital anomalies of the gallbladder collected from the world literature. We are presenting a case of a true diverticulum of the gallbladder with sonographic demonstration and focal malignant alterations, neither one of which has been reported previously. The difference between true and… CONTINUE READING

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