Percutaneous sclerosis of hepatic cysts to treat obstructive jaundice in a patient with polycystic liver disease.

@article{Garber1993PercutaneousSO,
  title={Percutaneous sclerosis of hepatic cysts to treat obstructive jaundice in a patient with polycystic liver disease.},
  author={Samuel J. Garber and John R. Mathieson and Peter Cooperberg},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1993},
  volume={161 1},
  pages={
          77-8
        }
}
Hepatic cysts are a common finding in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) [1]. Although polycystic kidney disease often leads to renal failure, polycystic liver disease is usually of little or no clinical consequence. However, large liver cysts may occasionally compress the common hepatic duct, leading to obstructive jaundice [2]. We describe a patient with ADPKD who was initially not considened for renal transplantation because of obstructive jaundice. Two large cysts adjacent… CONTINUE READING

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