This module begins with a review of the normal anatomy and variants of the gallbladder and biliary tree. Bob DeJong, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS, discusses scanning techniques, landmarks and laboratory values for gallbladder and biliary disease. Findings and complications of biliary and hepatic obstruction are reviewed. Additional topics include pancreatic causes of obstruction, biliary atresia, pneumobilia, gallbladder carcinoma, gallstones, acute cholecystitis and artifacts encountered during the gallbladder and biliary exam. Module length: Core concepts 68 minutes plus 50 minutes customized review.
This module is included in the complete Abdomen Registry Review or may be purchased individually.