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Noun1.cholangitis - inflammation of the bile ducts
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat


, cholangeitis, cholangiitis
n. colangitis, infl. de los conductos biliares.


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Counts of bacteria and pyocites of choledochal bile in controls and in patients with Gallstones or common bile duct stones with or without acute cholangitis.
Definitions, pathophysiology, and epidemiology of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis: Tokyo Guidelines.
As the authors have indicated, they did not exclude patients with commonly encountered situations such as those with acute cholangitis and cholecystitis from the study group.
Six suspicious diagnoses were encoded: acute appendicitis, acute cholecystitis, acute pancreatitis, acute cholangitis, intestinal obstruction, and gastrointestinal perforation and prognosis.
Acute cholangitis is an acute biliary bacterial infection, which typically occurs in the setting of obstruction.
8,9) Here we report a case of a 67-year-old woman who presented with acute cholangitis and three living F hepatica removed with basket via Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP).
Acute cholangitis typically presents with fever, right upper quadrant pain, and jaundice (Charcot's triad).
Definition, pathophysiology, and epidemiology of acute cholangitis and cholecystitis: Tokyo guidelines.
Delayed and unsuccessful endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography are associated with worse outcomes in patients with acute cholangitis.

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