Possible Causes for Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Fibrosis in USA

  • Alcoholic Hepatitis
    Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Fibrosis

    Mild cases of alcoholic hepatitis usually are asymptomatic. As the disease progresses, the damage to the liver increases and the following signs and symptoms are evident: Weight loss Appetite changes Nausea accompanied by vomiting Inflammation along with pain Undue fatigue Jaundice Fever Confusion Excessive feeling…[1]

  • Chronic Hepatitis C
    Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Fibrosis

    Hepatitis C is an infectious disease caused by the hepatitis C virus. If such an infection persists for more than six months, it is deemed chronic hepatitis C, and this condition bears high risks of liver cirrhosis or malignant degeneration. An acute stage of hepatitis C infection has been described, but most patients…[2]

  • Schistosomiasis Japonica
    Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Fibrosis
  • Hepatitis C
    Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Fibrosis

    Hepatitis C is a viral infection caused by the hepatitis C virus. A mildly symptomatic chronic illness is observed in the majority of cases. But because of its risk of progression to cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma which can both be life-threatening, timely detection is necessary. Detection of specific antibodies…[3]

  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
    Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Fibrosis

    Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic, progressive, cholestatic liver disease characterized by fibrosis and inflammation of intra- and extrahepatic biliary ducts. The course of the disease varies from person to person, and may lead to liver cirrhosis and associated complications. The course of the disease…[4]

  • Acute Bronchitis
    Cystic Fibrosis

    Acute bronchitis is a common, acute inflammation of the bronchi, with fever and a productive cough. Cardiovascular There may be chest tightness involved depending on the severity. Although acute bronchitis is usually self-limiting with frequent bouts can lead to chronic bronchitis and possibly COPD and heart failure.…[5]

  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
    Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Nitrofurantoin
    Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Myocarditis due to Radiation
    Myocardial Fibrosis
  • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
    Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Hypereosinophilic syndromes (HES) are a collection of disorders defined by persistent and significantly elevated levels of eosinophils in the blood, in addition to evidence of direct damage to at least one organ. The increase in the eosinophilic count should not be a result of other definitive causes…[6]

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References

  1. Alcoholic Hepatitis, Symptoma
  2. Chronic Hepatitis C, Symptoma
  3. Hepatitis C, Symptoma
  4. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis, Symptoma
  5. Acute Bronchitis, Symptoma
  6. Hypereosinophilic Syndrome, Symptoma