Problem

Intrahepatic cholestasis

Nature:

Cholestasis is a condition where bile cannot flow from the liver to the duodenum. The two basic distinctions are an obstructive type of cholestasis where there is a mechanical blockage in the duct system that can occur from a gallstone or malignancy, and metabolic types of cholestasis which are disturbances in bile formation that can occur because of genetic defects or acquired as a side effect of many medications.

Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
11.04.2019 – 11:55 CEST