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Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts-nontumor

Biliary tract disease

Hyperalimentation


Reviewers: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 14 May 2012, last major update May 2012
Copyright: (c) 2004-2012, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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● Simulates biliary obstruction
● Elevation of alkaline phosphatase and transaminases

Micro description
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● Portal edema, bile ductular proliferation, variable cholestasis, centrilobular ballooning of hepatocytes, fatty change, PAS+ material in Kupffer cells
● Lipofuscin-like pigment and hemosiderin can be seen

Additional references
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Dig Dis 1994;12:191, Arch Pathol Lab Med 1981;105:152

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