Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts - nontumor
Biliary tract disease
Cholangitis lenta

Author: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 7 November 2017, last major update May 2012

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Cite this page: Arora, K. Cholangitis lenta. website. Accessed July 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Also called bile ductular cholestasis
  • Common cause of jaundice after persistent fever or sepsis
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Dilated, peripherally located ductules that contain inspissated bile
  • Neutrophilic infiltrate
Differential diagnosis
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