Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis with distal common bile duct obstruction

Case contributed by Dr Avni K P Skandhan

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Patient with chronic right subcostal pain

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Age: 45 year old
Gender: Female

Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis (RPC) is most often seen in asian countries. There is recurrent infections with presence of intrahepatic ductal calculi. These patients are prone to developing billiary cirrhosis and cholangiocarcinoma.

Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis (RPC) is most often seen in asian countries. There is recurrent infections with presence of intrahepatic ductal calculi. These patients are prone to developing billiary cirrhosis and cholangiocarcinoma.

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Case Information

rID: 25307
Case created: 18th Oct 2013
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
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