Tubulointerstitial nephritis associated with primary biliary cirrhosis

Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is an immunemediated chronic cholestatic liver disease. The etiology is unknown, although it is presumed to be autoimmune in natural (1). PBC is most frequently a disease of women and occurs between the fourth and sixth decades of life. The symptoms may strongly affect patients’ quality of life and may induce incapacitation… CONTINUE READING