What are the signs and symptoms of choledochal cysts in infants?

Updated: Jul 01, 2020
  • Author: Emily Tommolino, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Infants with choledochal cysts can present dramatically with the following:

  • Jaundice and acholic stools: In early infancy, may prompt workup for biliary atresia

  • Palpable mass in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, with hepatomegaly


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