Which physical findings are characteristic of choledochal cysts?

Updated: Jul 01, 2020
  • Author: Emily Tommolino, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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A right upper quadrant mass may be palpable. This is observed more frequently in infancy and early childhood.

Patients who develop pancreatitis present with nonspecific midepigastric or diffuse abdominal pain.


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