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Malignant Jaundice

Malignant Jaundice: Introduction

Malignant Jaundice: Jaundice due to an obstruction or blockage in one of the bile ducts by a tumor. Bile ducts are vessels which carry bile from the liver to the digestive system or gallbladder. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Malignant Jaundice is available below.

Symptoms of Malignant Jaundice

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Malignant Jaundice?

Malignant Jaundice: Complications

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Causes of Malignant Jaundice

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Less Common Symptoms of Malignant Jaundice

Malignant Jaundice: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Malignant Jaundice

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e....read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often seen by physicians...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a...read more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician. The reasons are multifactorial. Possible conditions...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known...read more »

Malignant Jaundice: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Malignant Jaundice

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Malignant Jaundice: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Malignant Jaundice

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Malignant Jaundice: Animations

Prognosis for Malignant Jaundice

Prognosis for Malignant Jaundice: Highly variable and depends on factors such as the type, location and size of tumor. Blockage of the bile ducts can be life-threatening if not treated.

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