Systematic Reviews
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2016.
World J Clin Pediatr. May 8, 2016; 5(2): 223-227
Published online May 8, 2016. doi: 10.5409/wjcp.v5.i2.223
Table 1 Systematic review of adenomyomatosis of the gallbladder in childhood
Ref.AgeSexClinical presentationUS findingsAdditional imagingTypeTreatment
Alberti et al[1]5 yrMaleUnspecific abdominal painEchogenic nodule next to the neck of gallbladderTechnetium 99m HIDA, PTCLocalizedLaparoscopic cholecystectomy
Cetinkursun et al[2]6 yrMaleAcute abdominal pain, fever and bilious vomitingSmall and multiseptated gallbladder with thickened wallMRIDiffuseOpen cholecystectomy
Zani et al[6]5 yrMaleUnspecific abdominal painMultiseptated gallbladder within the lumenNASegmental (annular type)Open cholecystectomy
Akçam et al[3]9 yrFemaleUnspecific abdominal painThickening of the wall of the gallbladder with echogenic areas parallel to the wall of gallbladderMRIDiffuse (honeycomb)Open cholecystectomy
Zarate et al[5]4 moFemaleIncidental finding in Beckwith-WiedemannsEchoic foci within gallbladder wallNoneLocalizedObservation
Our case11 yrMaleAcute abdominal pain, nausea, non-bilious vomitingThickening of the wall, multiple polypoid formationsMRIDiffuseLaparoscopic cholecystectomy