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Computed tomography showed gallbladder opacification with very dense radio-opaque material within the gallbladder lumen.
Surgery should be undertaken in patients with symptomatic gallstones2,3 with the aim to remove gallbladder that is responsible for both formation and complications associated with them.
Many dogs have gallstones that don't cause problems, but they are often painful if they pass from the gallbladder through the bile duct into the intestine.
In addition, the duplicate gallbladder demonstrated pyloric metaplasia and hyperplasia of the muscularis propria.
Although gallstones that remain in the gallbladder aren't painful, if they move into the bile ducts and become lodged, they can cause intense, sudden pain.
The gallstone blocks fluid from passing out of the gallbladder, he said and added that this results in an irritated and swollen gallbladder.
Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis is a benign, chronic inflammatory disease of the gallbladder consisting of multiple yellow-brown intramural nodules that are characterized by extensive fibrosis and foam cells.
Histopathological examination of the specimen revealed exacerbation of chronic cholecystitis, gallbladder wall with mucosal folds, some of them entering the blanket muscle (Rokitansky sinuses) and chronic inflammation.
Food allergy/intolerance may contribute to delayed gallbladder emptying, which is known to contribute to gallstone formation, according to a 1985 study.
An abdominal ultrasound scan revealed multiple enlarged lymph nodes at porta hepatis and gallbladder calculi.