cholangitis

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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
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chol·an·gi·tis

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

cholangitis

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Delayed and unsuccessful endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography are associated with worse outcomes in patients with acute cholangitis.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Endoscopy Centre of UKM Medical Centre (UKMMC) is making history by successfully utilizing, first in Asia, a biodegradable stent on a 56 year old patient who presented acute cholangitis.
According to the guidelines, patients with acute pancreatitis and concurrent acute cholangitis should undergo ERCP within 24 hours of admission.

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