Primary sclerosing cholangitis

Known as: PSC, Sclerosing Cholangitis, cholangitis primary sclerosing 
A chronic, autoimmune inflammatory liver disorder characterized by narrowing and scarring of the lumen of the bile ducts. It is often seen in… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND & AIMS We aimed to characterize the genetic susceptibility to primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) by means of a… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Inflammatory bowel disease associated with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC-IBD) may have a high prevalence of… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Sclerosing pancreatitis is a unique form of pancreatitis that is characterized by irregular narrowing of the main… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND There is no satisfactory medical therapy for patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis. Ursodiol (ursodeoxycholic… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND/AIMS--The course of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is highly variable and unpredictable. This study describes… (More)
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1991
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1991
Pancreatic involvement in primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is an extremely rare condition, and its pathologic features are… (More)
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1991
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1991
The clinical features at the time of presentation and the outcome in 126 patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis were… (More)
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1989
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1989
The natural history of primary sclerosing cholangitis was assessed in 174 patients; 37 were asymptomatic and 137 had symptoms… (More)
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1983
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1983
The frequency of HLA antigens was studied in 25 patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis and compared with a control group of… (More)
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1977
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1977
A case of intermittent cholostatic icterus has been observed at the Civil Hospital of Castellamonte. Clinical and laboratory… (More)
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