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jaundice

Sunday 18 March 2007

Types

- cholestatic jaundice
- neonatal jaundice

Etiology (Examples)

- Cholestasis (cholestatic jaundice)

  • extra-hepatic cholestasis
    • hepatic tumors
    • inflammatory myofibroblastic tumors
    • biliary atresia
    • choledochal cyst
  • extra- and intra-hepatic cholestasis
    - primary sclerosing cholangitis

- non-cholestatic jaundice

  • acute liver failure

Portfolio

  • Myocardium in cholestatic jaundice
  • Myocardium in cholestatic jaundice (with slight fibrinous pericarditis)
  • Kidney in cholestatic jaundice