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482 Possible Causes for Episodic Jaundice

  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    BRIC1 is characterized by episodic jaundice and pruritus that resolve with no progression to liver failure.[] […] of jaundice and mild pruritus.[] Importantly, TBA and ALT elevations did not necessarily parallel episodes of jaundice in these patients (Table 2; Figures 1 and 2).[]

  • Erythromycin

    She experienced a severe second episode of jaundice and malaise.[] We report the case of a young woman who developed severe cholestasis and jaundice following treatment with erythromycin stearate.[]

  • Cephalosporin

    Both patients recovered fully from the episode of jaundice.[]

  • Thyrotoxicosis

    None of the patients had received blood products, undergone scarification markings or experienced any previous episode of jaundice.[] The three patients presented with goitre and jaundice.[]

  • Dubin-Johnson Syndrome

    We report a 22-year-old man who had recurrent episodes of jaundice (conjugated hyperbilirubinemia) because of Dubin-Johnson syndrome and portal hypertension secondary to portal[] A Sri Lankan girl presented with recurrent episodes of jaundice. She had conjugated hyperbilirubinaemia with diffuse, coarse brown pigments in the hepatocytes.[] A young man presented with recurrent episodes of mild jaundice. Apart from conjugated hyperbilirubinemia, other liver function tests were always normal.[]

  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

    We report the case of a 44 year-old man who presented with recurrent episodes of jaundice and cholangitis, on a background of a right hepatectomy for hydatid cyst excision[]

  • Biliary Cystadenoma

    Jaundice is a rare presentation of BCA, and, to the best of our knowledge, episodic jaundice has only been reported in four patients [ 4 , 5 ].[] Clinical symptoms are related to the mass effect and comprise episodes of jaundice due to biliary obstruction and intermittent upper abdominal pain.[] Intrahepatic BCA can present with episodic surgical jaundice.[]

  • Cooley's Anemia

    Splenomegaly, episodes of jaundice and roentgenologic evidence of bone involvement were prominent features.[]

  • Cyanosis

    Twenty years previously there had been an episode of jaundice, unaccompanied by pain. There was no known exposure . . .[]

  • Renal Impairment

    Benign recurrent intrahepatic cholestasis (BRIC) is a rare autosomal recessive condition characterized by intermittent episodes of pruritus and jaundice that may last days[]

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