extrahepatic


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ex·tra·he·pat·ic

(eks'tră-he-pat'ik),
Outside of, or unrelated to, the liver.

extrahepatic

(ĕk′strə-hĭ-păt′ĭk)
adj.
Originating or occurring outside the liver.

extrahepatic

adjective Outside of the liver, as in extrahepatic bile duct.

ex·tra·he·pat·ic

(eks-tră-he-pat'ik)
Outside the liver.
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Extrahepatic immune related manifestations in chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
However, even hepaticojejunostomy, which successfully solves the problem of extrahepatic biliary obstruction, in 7%-38% of patients can result in anastomotic strictures which require subsequent percutaneous, transhepatic or endoscopic dilation.
sup][10],[14] Based on our experience, the liver cystic lesions are usually fed by multiple feeding arteries, not only through the hepatic arterial branches but also through extrahepatic collaterals, and these collaterals may be one of negative influence factors on the long-term efficacy of TAE.
In Type IV B, as in Type I, dilated extrahepatic cysts are completely excised and Roux-en-Y hepaticojejunostomy is applied.
Hepatitis B virus genotypes and extrahepatic manifestations.
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is associated with numerous extrahepatic manifestations.
Intrahepatic and extrahepatic biliary mucosa is flat, whereas gallbladder mucosa exhibits villous configuration.
The defect in excretion may be within the biliary canaliculi of the hepatocyte and in the microscopic bile ducts (intrahepatic cholestasis) or there may be mechanical obstruction to the extrahepatic biliary excretory apparatus (extrahepatic cholestasis).
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Biliary atresia is a neonatal cholestatic disease characterized by progressive obliteration or discontinuity of the extrahepatic biliary system resulting in obstruction to bile flow.
In 85% of cases, this is associated with smooth and symmetric extrahepatic bile duct wall thickening but less commonly, is associated with enhancement of the intrahepatic biliary duct walls (a finding best seen on delayed phase gadolinium-enhanced fat-saturation T1-weighted 3D gradient echo sequences).
8] Liver biopsy shows extrahepatic biliary obstruction by varying degrees of portal tract fibrosis, oedema, ductular proliferation and cholestasis with appearance of bile plugs.

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