Oriental cholangiohepatitis

Case contributed by Dr Praveen Jha


Indian/Pakistani background. Obstructive jaundice. Prior USG revealed marked biliary dilatation with sludge and calculi in biliary tree. No cholelithiasis.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years old
Gender: Female

Multiple calculi are seen in common bile duct, common hepatic duct and intrahepatic biliary radicals studded in liver. No cholelithiasis.

Case Discussion

In absence of cholelithiasis or common bile duct stricture, numerous intrahepatic calculi and dilated biliary tree, suggest diagnosis of oriental cholangiohepatitis

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Case information

rID: 23695
Published: 3rd Jul 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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