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51 Possible Causes for Jaundice, Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver

  • Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver

    Abstract Tuberculosis of the liver with jaundice is rare. 1-6 Four cases will be presented with the results of streptomycin therapy.[annals.org] , Hepatology, Miliary tuberculosis, Radiology and Ultrasound examination Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) SciELO SA Science Citation Index[journals.co.za] The elevation of alkaline phosphatase can be seen in jaundiced as well as non-jaundiced patients.[link.springer.com]

  • Cholestatic Jaundice

    Our report highlights the varied aetiology of obstructive jaundice and the importance of including biliary ascariasis in the differential diagnosis of the jaundiced patient[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here the tubercle bacillus is said to reach the liver through the portal vein from the gastrointestinal tract rather than the hepatic artery as in case of miliary tuberculosis[termedia.pl] Obstructive jaundice secondary to abdominal tuberculosis is extremely rare.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malaria

    Abstract A 5-year-old immunocompetent girl presented with fever, jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly and pancytopenia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infant presented with pallor, jaundice and massive spleen. Laboratory tests revealed anaemia, thrombocytopenia and bilirubinemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The protean and nonspecific clinical findings occurring in malaria (fever, malaise, headache, myalgias, jaundice and sometimes gastrointestinal symptoms of nausea, vomiting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    It has a lengthy latent period, usually followed by the sudden appearance of abdominal pain and swelling, hematemesis, dependent edema, or jaundice.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Fibrosis is the most common cause of portal hypertension, though there are several other causes (such as schistosomiasis, sarcoidosis, and miliary tuberculosis).[verywell.com] […] within the normal range in patients with latent, asymptomatic cirrhosis, 13, 14 whereas it was consistently reduced in patients with portal cirrhosis accompanied by severe jaundice[annals.org]

  • Liver Abscess

    We report a case of a previously healthy female patient who initially presented with fever, jaundice and right upper quadrant pain three days after dilatation and stenting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] is usually noted in association with pulmonary disease or miliary tuberculosis.[hepatitis.imedpub.com] Complications related to the liver abscess were hepatorrhexis and pleural effusion (n 1), pleural effusion (n 1), and obstructive jaundice (n 1), all of which were resolved[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Klatskin Tumor

    A patient presented with obstructive jaundice along with right upper quadrant pain, weight loss, and decreased appetite.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tubercular involvement of liver is rare and usually occurs in association with pulmonary or miliary tuberculosis, as diffuse involvement without recognizable pulmonary tuberculosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] is rare and usually occurs in association with pulmonary or miliary tuberculosis, as diffuse involvement without recognizable pulmonary tuberculosis or rarely in a localized[ijpmonline.org]

  • Internal Biliary Fistula

    Pneumobilia, a small atrophic gallbladder adherent to the neighboring organs and a history of spontaneous disappearance of jaundice in elderly patients may indicate the presence[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tubular form (considered by some a variant of A), involving the intrahepatic bile ducts. 46 While miliary tuberculosis of the liver is quite common and is said to occur in[annals.org] Internal biliary fistula or retained bile duct stones abnormal accumulation of bilirubin in serum 3 main categories of Jaundice 1.[quizlet.com]

  • Peliosis Hepatis

    A 75-year-old man was admitted for evaluation of marked edema and jaundice. Serum total bilirubin was elevated above 20 mg/dl.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The term was first used by Schoenlank in 1916 in describing the liver of a 33-year-old woman who died from miliary tuberculosis.[file.scirp.org] A patient with acute myeloblastic leukaemia developed jaundice revealing peliosis hepatis after receiving 6-thioguanine for two months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bacterial Hepatitis

    After only two days of treatment I started experiencing pain in my right side, nausea, weakness, inexplicable tiredness and a bit of jaundice, all signs of an acute form of[natureword.com] Keywords Liver Abscess Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Hepatic Abscess Pyogenic Liver Abscess Miliary Tuberculosis These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors.[link.springer.com] Jaundice also causes dark urine and light, clay-colored feces.[foodborneillness.com]

  • Liver Injury

    A 51-year-old, previously healthy Sri Lankan man presented to our hospital with obstructive jaundice caused by a distal common bile duct stone.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This patient was later found to have miliary tuberculosis (TB) with associated adrenal insufficiency, complicated by acute cholestatic liver injury.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 21-year-old Japanese man was admitted to our hospital because of severe abdominal pain and jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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