Table of ContentsDefinition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani, H. Gallbladder in extrahepatic bile duct obstruction. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/gallbladderGBextrahepaticobstruction.html. Accessed October 23rd, 2018.
Definition / general
- Diffuse, band-like, superficial chronic inflammatory infiltrate of predominantly plasma cells suggests primary sclerosing cholangitis, ulcerative colitis
- Chronic active cholecystitis and chronic acalculous cholecystitis suggests primary sclerosing cholangitis, choledocholithiasis or other extrahepatic bile duct obstruction