Jason A. Ramirez, Author at Clinical Advisor

Jason A. Ramirez

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Cholangitis I. What every physician needs to know. Cholangitis is an inflammation of the bile ducts. Types of cholangitis include the following: Acute cholangitis or ascending cholangitis Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) Secondary sclerosing cholangitis (SSC) Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis (RPC) Ascending cholangitis occurs when bacterial infection is superimposed on bile stasis from impeded bile drainage. Bacteria…

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