biliary

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biliary

of or relating to bile, to the ducts that convey bile, or to the gall bladder
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In a setting where biliary stones are common, finding by USS and ERC imaging often resemble stones and in the present case, our patient was managed as such.
When patient revealed alcohol consumption of greater than 40 grams daily and biliary stone disease was excluded by ultrasound pancreatitis was assumed to be due to alcohol.
The management of PB is complex in patients who present with variceal bleeding and clinically significant biliary obstruction, especially when the case is further complicated by biliary stones and cholangitis.
Ultrasound may identify radiolucent biliary stones in the middle of the inflammatory mass by detecting the hyperechoic acoustic signals from these stones.
In Japan and Southeast Asia, hepatolithiasis due to recurrent pyogenic cholangitis with biliary stones is a more common risk factor for biliary malignancy.
This anatomic location is of clinical significance, since it is associated with increased incidence of biliary stones, pancreatitis, and other biliary and pancreatic anomalies.