Journal of Korean Society of Medical Ultrasound 1982;1(1): 45-48.
Songraphic Measurement of AP Diameter and Wall Thickness of the Gallbladder
S.K. Chung
Department of Radiology, Capital Armed Forecs General Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Callbladder size and wall thickness are important in the assessment of the pathologic condition. Authors havemeasured AP diameter of gallbladder and evaluated the change of all thickness between fasting and postprandialstate. The results were as follows: 1. The mean of AP diameter was 2.18+0.49cm 2. The wall thickness was 2.7+0.6mmin fasting state and 3.3+0.8mm after meal. 3. The increase of wall thickness after fat meal was significantstatistically(p<.001)
Keywords: gall bladder, US studies
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