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World J Gastroenterol. Jun 15, 1999; 5(3): 252-262
Published online Jun 15, 1999. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v5.i3.252
Table 2 (continued): Differential diagnosis of cholestatic jaundice
Normal CBD
Stone too early, stone too late, cholangiocarcinoma, and primary sclerosing cholangitis
Intrinsic diseases
Drugs, alcoholic hepatitis, viral hepatitis, AIDS, primary biliary cirrhosis, autoimmune cholangitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, idiopathic adulthood ductopenia, Autoimmune hepatitis, decompensated liver cirrhosis
Infiltrative diseases
Granulomatous hepatitis (Tuberculosis, amyloidosis), sarcoidosis, Lymphoma, leukemia, fatty liver
Systemic diseases
Sepsis, total parenteral nutrition (TPN), benign recurrent intrahepatic cholestasis (BRIC), cholestasis of pregnancy, cystic fibrosis, disappearing intrahepatic ducts syndrome, allograft rejection, graft versus host disease (GVHD), sickle cell syndrome, mastocytosis, hypereosinophilic syndrome, Hyperthyroidism
Space occupying lesions
Blood-hematoma, peliosis; pus-bacterial, amebic; cyst-hydatid, polycystic Cancer-primary, secondary