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Obstructive biliary disease

Obstructive biliary disease: Introduction

Obstructive biliary disease: A disease process that causes obstruction or blockage in one of the bile ducts which are vessels that carry bile from the liver to the digestive system or gallbladder. Diseases that can cause such obstructions includes tumors, gallstones, parasites, bile duct inflammation, trauma to the bile duct and biliary strictures. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Obstructive biliary disease is available below.

Symptoms of Obstructive biliary disease

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Obstructive biliary disease?

Obstructive biliary disease: Complications

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Causes of Obstructive biliary disease

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Less Common Symptoms of Obstructive biliary disease

Obstructive biliary disease: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Obstructive biliary disease

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, 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 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 kill the "good" 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. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to 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 over-diagnosed (it can, of course, more »

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

Obstructive biliary disease: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Obstructive biliary disease

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Obstructive biliary disease: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Obstructive biliary disease

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Obstructive biliary disease: Animations

Prognosis for Obstructive biliary disease

Prognosis for Obstructive biliary disease: Blockage of the bile ducts can be life-threatening if not treated.

Research about Obstructive biliary disease

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Obstructive biliary disease: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Obstructive biliary disease

  1. Obstructive biliary disease: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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