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Fig. 7.11. a A 3-week-old boy with a history of urethral valves and obstructive ureters (diagnosed on prenatal ultrasound). Post-urological intervention (placement of bilateral sober stomata) the baby developed progressive jaundice. The ultrasound exam reveals dilation of the intrahepatic bile ducts and the common bile duct (CBD), which could be visualized into the pancreatic head. The gallbladder was also dilated. b Biliary drainage via the dilated bile duct. The oblique-coronal image shows an Amplatz guidewire (arrow) placed within the gallbladder (asterisk). c Post-intervention fluoroscopy image shows the dilated intrahepatic bile ducts (arrow), gallbladder (asterisk) and the dilated common bile duct (curved arrow). The latter is blind ended at the level of the pancreatic head. At surgery a choledochal cyst was found b

Fig. 7.11. a A 3-week-old boy with a history of urethral valves and obstructive ureters (diagnosed on prenatal ultrasound). Post-urological intervention (placement of bilateral sober stomata) the baby developed progressive jaundice. The ultrasound exam reveals dilation of the intrahepatic bile ducts and the common bile duct (CBD), which could be visualized into the pancreatic head. The gallbladder was also dilated. b Biliary drainage via the dilated bile duct. The oblique-coronal image shows an Amplatz guidewire (arrow) placed within the gallbladder (asterisk). c Post-intervention fluoroscopy image shows the dilated intrahepatic bile ducts (arrow), gallbladder (asterisk) and the dilated common bile duct (curved arrow). The latter is blind ended at the level of the pancreatic head. At surgery a choledochal cyst was found a in treating cholelithiasis induced jaundice, as stone removal using a dormia basket and sphincterotomy can be performed (Guelrud et al. 1992).

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