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strawberry gallbladder

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Cholesterosis or "strawberry gallbladder" is a chronic inflammatory condition of the gallbladder associated with gallstones. The interior of the gallbladder resembles a strawberry with yellow specks - submucous aggregations of cholesterol crystals and cholesterol esters corresponding to the seeds.

The cholesterol aggregates may detach and become the nidus of a cholesterol stone.


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