Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: Symptomatic and Cholangiographic Improvement after Peripheral Drainage
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Presented is a patient with primary sclerosing cholangitis, extrahepatic bile duct obstruction, and associated occlusion of the main portal vein, who was treated by peripheral biliary drainage. Radiological follow-up showed considerable improvement of the ductal strictures and bile excretion through the normal anatomical route. The patient remains well and anicteric 60 months after surgery.