Morphologic features of chronic hepatitis associated with primary sclerosing cholangitis and chronic ulcerative colitis

@article{Ludwig1981MorphologicFO,
  title={Morphologic features of chronic hepatitis associated with primary sclerosing cholangitis and chronic ulcerative colitis},
  author={Jurgen Ludwig and Steven S. Barham and Nicholas F. LaRusso and Lila R. Elveback and Russell H. Wiesner and John T. McCall},
  journal={Hepatology},
  year={1981},
  volume={1}
}
Histologic, ultrastructural, chemical, and statistical methods were used to study liver biopsy and autopsy specimens from 43 patients who had primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), with or without chronic ulcerative colitis (CUC), and from 19 patients who had CUC without PSC. In all study groups, essentially the same abnormalities were found in the hepatic parenchyma outside the major bile ducts, although nondiagnostic tissue samples were observed also. Specimens from patients with extrahepatic… Expand

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