Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 2

Biliary Ascariasis in a Two Year Old Girl-Rare Entity

Raja Taha Yaseen Khan1*, Hina Ismail1, Ghous Bux Somroo2, Sandeep Kumar1, Nasir Mehmood1, Syed Mudassir Laeeq2, Abbas Ali Tasneem2, Saleem Shehzad2, Zahid Shah1, Ghazi Abrar1, Husnain Ali Metlo1, Ghulamullah Lail2, Muhammad Ali khalid2, Muhammad Qaiser Panezai1, Danish Kumar1, Nida Rasool1, Nasir Hasan Luck2, Nadir Sattar1, Reeaa Harjani1 and Abdul Wahid1

1Department of Hepato-gastroenterology, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation, SIUT, Karachi, Pakistan

2Senior Author, Department of Hepato-gastroenterology, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation, SIUT, Karachi, Pakistan

*Corresponding Author: Raja Taha Yaseen Khan, Department of Hepato-gastroenterology, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation, SIUT, Karachi, Pakistan.

Received: December 13, 2022; Published: January 23, 2023


The most common helminthic infestation in the world is that of Ascaris lumbricoides, a nematode. It is prevalent mainly in the far East, Indian Subcontinent, Latin America and Middle East countries. Although it is prevalent in this part of the world, yet we have not encountered many cases. Here we present to you a case of 6 year old female who was evaluated for obstructive jaundice and was found to have biliary ascariasis on imaging and underwent ERCP and removal of worm.

Keywords: Biliary Ascariasis; Urinary Bladder; Ascaris Lumbricoides


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Citation: Raja Taha Yaseen Khan., et al. “Biliary Ascariasis in a Two Year Old Girl-Rare Entity". Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 6.2 (2023): 19-21.


Copyright: © 2022 Raja Taha Yaseen Khan., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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