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primary sclerosing cholangitis

Sunday 28 January 2007

PSC with tissue IgG4 positivity

- PSC with tissue IgG4 positivity has a more aggressive clinical course manifested by shorter time to transplant and a higher likelihood of recurrence than IgG4 negative PSC. (20035148)

See also

- sclerosing cholangitis

References

- IgG4+ plasma cell infiltrates in liver explants with primary sclerosing cholangitis. Zhang L, Lewis JT, Abraham SC, Smyrk TC, Leung S, Chari ST, Poterucha JJ, Rosen CB, Lohse CM, Katzmann JA, Wu TT. Am J Surg Pathol. 2010 Jan;34(1):88-94.PMID: 20035148

- Pathologic Features of Ulcerative Colitis in Patients With Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: A Case-control Study. Joo M, Abreu-E-Lima P, Farraye F, Smith T, Swaroop P, Gardner L, Lauwers GY, Odze RD. Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Mar 17. PMID: 19295408

- Batres LA, Russo P, Mathews M, Piccoli DA, Chuang E, Ruchelli E. Primary sclerosing cholangitis in children: a histologic follow-up study. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2005 Sep-Oct;8(5):568-76. PMID: 16220233