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portal neutrophilic inflammation

Wednesday 25 June 2003

Etiology

- alcoholic hepatitis
- systemic sepsis (extra-hepatic sepsis)
- intra-hepatic sepsis
- large bile-duct obstruction
- any condition with extensive ductular reaction
- ascending cholangitis
- any acute hepatitis

  • drug-related liver injury (drug-related hepatitis)

According to the topography of the neutrophilic infiltration

- localized neutrophilic infitration

  • steatohepatitis
    • alcohol-related steatohepatitis

- lobular microabcesses