Mirizzi syndrome in an anomalous cystic duct: A case report

Cheol Woong Jung, Byung Wook Min, Tae Jin Song, Gil Soo Son, Hong Sik Lee, Seung Joo Kim, Jun Won Um

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Mirizzi syndrome is a rare complication of gallstone disease, and results in partial obstruction of the common bile duct or a cholecystobiliary fistula. Moreover, congenital anatomical variants of the cystic duct are common, occurring in 18%-23% of cases, but Mirizzi syndrome underlying an anomalous cystic duct is an important clinical consideration. Here, we present an unusual case of type I Mirizzi syndrome with an uncommon anomalous cystic duct, namely, a low lateral insertion of the cystic duct with a common sheath of cystic duct and common bile duct.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5527-5529
Number of pages3
JournalWorld journal of gastroenterology
Issue number41
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Nov 7
Externally publishedYes


  • Bile duct diseases and surgery
  • Cholangiography
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cholelithiasis and surgery
  • Cystic duct

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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