pericholangitis


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pericholangitis

[¦per·ē‚kō‚lan′jīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the tissues around the bile ducts or the interlobular bile capillaries.
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463 Control mg/L mg/L mg/L (6 m, (6 m, (6 m, (6 m, Tissues 9 m) 9 m) 9 m) 9 m) Gallbladders examined 46, 53 32, 46 44, 47 31, 47 Cholecystitis, granulomatous 0, 0 0, 0 0, 0 0, 0 Concretions 0, 0 0, 0 0, 1 0, 3 Cystic duct concretions 0, 0 0, 0 1, 0 0, 0 Cystic duct dilatation 0, 0 0, 0 1, 0 1, 2 Cystic duct hyperplasia 0, 0 0, 0 0, 0 0, 0 Epithelium hyperplasia 0, 0 0, 0 1, 1 0, 2 Livers examined 47, 53 34, 46 46, 47 34, 49 Bile duct concretions 0, 0 0, 1 0, 0 0, 2 Bile duct dilatation 1, 4 1, 5 1, 11 1, 9 Bile duct epithelium 0, 0 0, 0 0, 0 1, 0 hyperplasia Bile duct hyperplasia 0, 0 0, 0 0, 2 2, 1 Pericholangitis, 0, 0 0, 0 0, 0 0, 1 granulomatous m, months.
Males End point 6 months 9 months Gallbladder Cystic duct dilatation No Marginal Epithelium hyperplasia No Marginal Granulomatous cholecystitis NF NF Concretions NF NF Cystic duct concretions NF NF Liver Bile duct concretions Marginal No Bile duct dilatation No No Bile duct epithelium hyperplasia NF NF Bile duct hyperplasia Yes No Granulomatous pericholangitis NF NF Females End point 6 months 9 months Gallbladder Cystic duct dilatation NF NF Epithelium hyperplasia NF NF Granulomatous cholecystitis Marginal Yes Concretions Yes Yes Cystic duct concretions No Yes Liver Bile duct concretions Yes Yes Bile duct dilatation Yes Yes Bile duct epithelium hyperplasia Yes Yes Bile duct hyperplasia Yes Yes Granulomatous pericholangitis Yes Yes Abbreviations: Marginal, p > 0.