• jaundice
  • Certain genetic diseases, such as sickle cell anemia, spherocytosis, thalassemia, pyruvate kinase deficiency, and glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency can lead to increased red cell lysis and therefore hemolytic jaundice. (wikipedia.org)
  • These may cause pain, become infected, rupture and bleed, block the bile duct and cause jaundice, or migrate around the abdomen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cholangitis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis is typically classified into three subgroups based on whether the small and/or large bile ducts are affected. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Western world, the most common of these is primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), an inflammatory disease of the bile ducts which is closely associated with ulcerative colitis (UC). (wikipedia.org)
  • blockage
  • Chronic impairment of bile flow due to blockage and dysfunctional bile transport (cholestasis) causes progressive biliary fibrosis and ultimately biliary cirrhosis and liver failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • High conjugated bilirubin may be due to liver diseases such as cirrhosis or hepatitis, infections, medications, or blockage of the bile duct. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the developed world, the cause is more often blockage of the bile duct or medications while in the developing world, it is more often infections such as viral hepatitis, leptospirosis, schistosomiasis, or malaria. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical imaging such as ultrasound is useful for detecting bile duct blockage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stricture
  • Chronic diseases might include congenital diseases such as Zenker's diverticulum and esophageal webbing, and oesophageal motility disorders including the nutcracker oesophagus, achalasia, diffuse oesophageal spasm, and oesophageal stricture. (wikipedia.org)
  • malignant
  • Bile duct strictures may be categorized broadly into two categories: (1) benign biliary strictures and (2) malignant biliary strictures. (clinicaladvisor.com)
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  • tumor
  • Since CA 19-9 can be measured in blood, it is useful as a tumor marker to follow the course of the cancer. (labtestsonline.org)
  • CA 19-9 can only be used as a tumor marker if the cancer is producing elevated amounts of it. (labtestsonline.org)
  • The disease is diagnosed through a combination of blood tests, imaging, endoscopy, and sometimes surgical exploration, with confirmation obtained after a pathologist examines cells from the tumor under a microscope. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hepatobiliary
  • They specialize in advanced surgical management of GI diseases, especially Hepatobiliary -pancreatic disease, working in close coordination with the departments of Medical and Radiation Oncology. (narayanagroup.com)
  • I. Determine the objective response rate of patients with hepatobiliary cancer treated with BMS-247550. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Thus, many experts believe it to be a complex, multifactorial (including immune-mediated) disorder and perhaps one that encompasses several different hepatobiliary diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgery
  • I remember a nurse greeting gallbladder removed diet soda me with those of gallbladder surgery depends on the HBO schedule. (healthygallbladder.com)
  • Marc Bessler, the gallbladder surgery Lawyer team to resolve the case of an herb known as laryngeal cancer. (gallbladderrepair.com)
  • Therefore, it is removed, bile can sometimes after surgery before life returns to regular. (gallbladderrepair.com)
  • No potentially curative treatment exists except surgery, but most people have advanced stage disease at presentation and are inoperable at the time of diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1986 Harold Ellis, The treatment of breast cancer: a study in evolution 1985 Michael Tempest Reilly 1984 Alan Graham Apley 1983 Sir David Innes Williams, Paediatric urology in the evolution of surgery 1982 Peter Gilroy Bevan 1981 Sir Reginald Sydney Murley, Venous Thromboembolism - Challenge and Fulfilment? (wikipedia.org)
  • This disease is often discovered during surgery for other conditions, e.g., hernia repair, following which an experienced pathologist can confirm the diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • recurrent
  • Several GI diseases, especially those associated with malabsorption, can cause recurrent mouth ulcers, atrophic glossitis, and angular cheilitis (e.g. (wikipedia.org)
  • inflammatory
  • This is further suggested by the observation that approximately 75% of individuals with PSC also have inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), most often ulcerative colitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease is a condition of unknown aetiology, classified as either Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, that can affect the intestines and other parts of the gastrointestinal tract. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infectious disease may be treated with targeted antibiotics, and inflammatory bowel disease with immunosuppression. (wikipedia.org)
  • Segmental or diffuse gastrointestinal wall thickening is most often due to ischemic, inflammatory or infectious disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • cholesterol
  • different health issues because the transducer is in itself a risk of development of cholesterol in the meaning of the gallbladder stone. (gallbladderrepair.com)
  • Cholesterol in liquid bile contain trans fats, but you haven't gallbladder systems of equations word problems been able to return of severe diarrhea after the oil, 1/3 cup olive oil followed with the family a Wii a few weeks. (gallbladderrepair.com)
  • ultrasound
  • Pancreatic cancer is usually diagnosed by a combination of medical imaging techniques such as ultrasound or computed tomography, blood tests, and examination of tissue samples (biopsy). (wikipedia.org)
  • bilirubin
  • The CA 19-9 test may be used, along with other tests such as carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) , bilirubin , and/or a liver panel , to help evaluate and monitor a person who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing treatment. (labtestsonline.org)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • The most common condition of the oesophagus in Western countries is gastroesophageal reflux disease, which in chronic forms is thought to result in changes to the epithelium of the oesophagus, known as Barrett's oesophagus. (wikipedia.org)