Cholangiocarcinoma in primary sclerosing cholangitis


Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic cholestatic liver disease of unknown causes closely associated with ulcerative colitis. PSC is a progressive disease leading to liver failure and need for liver transplantation. Cholangiocarcinoma (CC) occurs in 10 – 20% of patients with PSC. The prognosis for CC is poor, even after liver transplantation. It… (More)


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