Guideline for the evaluation of cholestatic jaundice
in infants: Recommendations of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
Successful treatment of fosinopril-induced severe cholestatic jaundice
with plasma exchange.
The severity of cholestatic jaundice
and high bilirubin levels resolved after plasmapheresis therapy due to the decreasing levels of thyroid functions tests.
Keywords: Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, 11 beta hydroxylase deficiency, Cholestatic jaundice
, Infant, Hyponatraemia, Hyperkalaemia, Hypocortisolism.
We aimed: (i) to detect CMV infection rates and baseline characteristics of infants with BA over 10 years (2001-2011); and (ii) to investigate the effect of perinatal CMV infection in BA and compare the outcomes of CMV-IgM-positive children with non-exposed children with cholestatic jaundice
during infancy: experience at a tertiary-care center in Bangladesh.
Diagnostic approach to patients with cholestatic jaundice
A 27-year-old male was referred to our surgical department with cholestatic jaundice
, pruritus, acholic stools and bilirrubinuria, associated with weight loss, nausea and vomiting.
Definitive exclusion of biliary atresia in the infant with cholestatic jaundice
usually requires operative cholangiography (OCG)/ percutaneous cholecysto-cholangiography (PCC) and open liver biopsy/ percutaneous liver biopsy9.
In Post marketing studies incidence of patients developing acute symptomatic liver diseases and cholestatic jaundice
by erythromycin has been reported.
Factitious hyponatremia in a patient with cholestatic jaundice
following bone marrow transplantation.
responded well to control of hyperthyroidism.
Often, cholestatic jaundice
caused by intrahepatic hepatocellular disease may be clinically and biochemically indistinguishable from cholestasis due to extrahepatic bile duct obstruction.