Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: Symptomatic and Cholangiographic Improvement after Peripheral Drainage Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Echocardiography
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler

abstract

  • 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.

publication date

  • January 1988

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1988.tb02353.x

PubMed ID

  • 3344735

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 312

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 83

number

  • 3