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37 Possible Causes for Obstructive Jaundice, Prothrombin Time Increased, Recurrent Jaundice

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    These engorged vessels are subject to rupture with subsequent hemorrhage that is abetted by clotting disorders. jaundice develops as a result of biliary obstruction.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Benign recurrent intrahepatic cholestasis is characterized by episodic jaundice and pruritus lasting for several weeks to months, with long symptom-free intervals.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] time.[patients.gi.org]

  • Cholelithiasis

    Because cholangitis and obstructive jaundice progressed after admission, emergent endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography was performed, and a common bile duct stone[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the CBD: Obstructive jaundice.. Liver failure. Cholangitis. Acute or recurrent pancreatitis. In the pancreas: Acute Pancreatitis. Acute relapsing Pancreatitis.[en.wikibooks.org] Prothrombin is reduced and coagulation time prolonged when bile flow is obstructed, increasing risk of bleeding or hemorrhage. Keep patient NPO as necessary.[nurseslabs.com]

  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    RESULTS: Jaundice and excessive pruritus were the main complaints.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a 23-year-old male who experienced persistent marked pruritus for eighteen years and recurrent jaundice for thirteen years, in addition to cholestasis that eventually[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Complications include recurrent jaundice, severe cholestasis, portal hypertension, and extrahepatic involvement such as short stature and sensorineural deafness.[symptoma.com]

  • Cholestasis

    Presentation is usually with pruritus and the slow onset of jaundice. The term "obstructive jaundice" usually refers to cholestasis of extra-hepatic origin.[gpnotebook.co.uk] Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy Also known as recurrent cholestasis of pregnancy, obstetric cholestasis, cholestasis of pregnancy, recurrent jaundice of pregnancy, cholestatic[dermcoll.edu.au] Mothers need it if they develop jaundice and pale chalky white stools and a deranged blood coagulation profile (increased prothrombin time).[news-medical.net]

  • Recurrent Jaundice of Pregnancy

    Case Report : A 36 year old lady with obstructive jaundice in pregnancy secondary to choledolithiasis with cholelithiasis was admitted to Hospital University Sains Malaysia[article.sapub.org] Synonym(s): cholestasis of pregnancy , recurrent jaundice of pregnancy . intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy Abbreviation: ICP A complication of approx. 1% of pregnancies[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The major concern for is for postpartum hemorrhage if her vitamin K levl it is low ,leading to an increase in prothrombin time.[flipper.diff.org]

  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    A 46-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with obstructive jaundice. The liver function tests demonstrated increased serum liver enzyme levels.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Presentations of primary sclerosing cholangitis History: Fatigue Pruritus Weight loss Right upper quadrant (RUQ) pain Recurrent biliary infections Examination: Jaundice Hepatomegaly[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] As with most liver diseases, altered prothrombin time and serum albumin levels reflect progression of disease. [3 , 6 , 11 , 17] Changes in immunologic markers are not unusual[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Extrahepatic Cholestasis

    We conclude that it is not necessary to adjust single doses of MCL in patients recovering from obstructive jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The disorder was characterized by recurrent attacks of pruritus and jaundice.[ispub.com] In addition, concentrations of C-reactive protein (CRP) and prothrombin time (PT) were significantly increased in cirrhotic PBC patients, as compared to healthy controls.[journals.plos.org]

  • Autoimmune Hepatitis

    CASE PRESENTATION: We present a rare case of a 52-year-old male who was admitted with obstructive jaundice and itchy skin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms may include: Fever Abdominal pain Arthritis Anemia Dry eyes and mouth Recurrent jaundice frequently develops in severe cases Lack of menstrual periods Normally[premiermedicalhv.com] The patient will often rapidly improve and biopsy should be performed to confirm the diagnosis as soon as the prothrombin time decreases and platelet count increases to within[texasliver.com]

  • Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    Studies were limited to chronic alcoholic patients with laboratory evidence of obstructive jaundice for which there was no obvious extrahepatic cause.[annals.org] Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy Also known as recurrent cholestasis of pregnancy, obstetric cholestasis, cholestasis of pregnancy, recurrent jaundice of pregnancy, cholestatic[dermcoll.edu.au] The major concern for is for postpartum hemorrhage if her vitamin K levl it is low ,leading to an increase in prothrombin time.[flipper.diff.org]

  • Alcoholic Hepatitis

    : Evidence of chronic viral hepatitis (Hepatitis B or C) Biliary obstruction Hepatocellular carcinoma 7.[slideshare.net] ; correlates with severity Prolonged prothrombin time; correlates with severity Decreased serum albumin level Increased serum IgA and IgG levels Decreased serum cholesterol[euroliver.org] Acute jaundice with cholestatic liver findings in the setting of prolonged heavy alcohol use Imaging confirming no biliary obstruction Alcohol intake may have ceased or decreased[clinicaladvisor.com]

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