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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 162853, 2 pages
Case Report

Diagnosis and Treatment of Multiseptate Gallbladder with Recurrent Abdominal Pain

1Department of General Surgery, Ankara Occupational Diseases Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
2Department of General Surgery, Ordu State Hospital, Ordu 52200, Turkey
3Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
4Department of Radiology, Ankara Occupational Diseases Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

Received 20 June 2011; Revised 7 August 2011; Accepted 13 October 2011

Academic Editor: William B. Silverman

Copyright © 2011 Turgut Karaca et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is usually performed for gallstones or polyp of the gallbladder. Multiseptate gallbladder is a rare congenital malformation. Although several asymptomatic cases have been described, patient usually present with right upper abdominal pain. We present a 29-year-old female patient with multiseptate gallbladder, cholecystectomy was performed, and her abdominal pain and gastrointestinal complaints have resolved.