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Carcinoma of the gallbladder presenting as haemorrhagic cholecystitis

Abstract

Gallbladder carcinoma has several atypical presentations, but one of the rarest is intraluminal haemorrhage, which occurs in 1% of patients. We report a case of gallbladder cancer diagnosed by an emergency cholecystectomy, performed for acute cholecystitis caused by a hemocholecyst.

  • biliary intervention
  • cancer intervention
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