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Fetal Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Choledochal Cyst

Dewi A Wirasasmita, Gatot Abdurrazak, Ahmad Yani

Keywords : Choledochal cyst, Cystic biliary atresia, Postnatal magnetic resonance imaging, Prenatal magnetic resonance imaging

Citation Information : Wirasasmita DA, Abdurrazak G, Yani A. Fetal Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Choledochal Cyst. Int J Infertil Fetal Med 2020; 11 (1):27-29.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10016-1200

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 25-01-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Choledochal cysts (CCs) are rare congenital anomaly with characterized dilatation of intra- or extrahepatic biliary duct or both. Prenatal diagnosis is increasing due to high resolution of ultrasound (US) and ultrafast sequences of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showing better delineation of the cyst to the adjacent structure. Considering the additional value of the fetal MRI report is still infrequent to confirm the CC case, we therefore report the type I of CC, which was previously diagnosed as a cystic biliary atresia (CBA) from US result. Postnatal MRI and histopathology prove it.


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