a 48-hour old female baby was brought to ER with huge abdominal distension. Ultrasound showed a large cystic swelling occupying almost whole of the abdomen more on the right side in upper part.
CT scan abdomen suggested cyst probably arising from the liver. Patient was operated in same admission as there were associated vomiting. At surgery a large choledochal cyst was found. Cyst was excised along with gallbladder and Roux en Y hepaticojejunostomy performed. Postoperative recovery was uneventful
Ishrat Mahtam ,
Huge choledochal cyst in a newborn,
J. Arab Board Health Special. 2015;
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