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Primary sclerosing cholangitis

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Pathology

Gastrointestinal system

Peritoneum and peritoneal cavity disorders
Upper gastrointestinal tract disorders
Lower gastrointestinal tract disorders
Liver, gallbladder and pancreas disorders
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Primary sclerosing cholangitis

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Primary sclerosing cholangitis is a liver disorder that involves inflammation and "onion skin" fibrosis of bile ducts.

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A 40-year-old woman comes into the emergency department because of increasing fatigue over the past two weeks. She reports feeling ill a few weeks ago with fever, chills, and abdominal pain. Her temperature is 37.9°C (100.2°F), pulse is 75/min, respirations are 15/min, and blood pressure is 120/85 mm Hg. Physical exam shows no abnormalities. Serum aminotransferase concentration is 290 U/L, and serum alkaline phosphatase is 100 U/L. Cholangiography shows multifocal stricturing and dilation of both the intrahepatic and extrahepatic bile ducts. Which of the following may also be associated? 

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