Colangiocarcinoma associato a malattia di Caroli monolobare sinistra

Guglielminetti, D. and Zanzi, F. and Guerra, E. and Grandi, U. and Sartini, M. and Poddie, Domenico B. (2009) Colangiocarcinoma associato a malattia di Caroli monolobare sinistra. Il giornale di chirurgia, 30 (5 Supp). pp. 193-194. ISSN 1971-145X

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Caroli’s disease is a cystic expansion of hepatic biliary duct ,frequently shown with not specific pain symptomatology to the right abdominal quadrant, icterus and recurrent cholangitis, these ones hardly controllable with antibiotics therapy only. Cholangio-RM is the most appropriate investigational methodical to diagnose the disease and to show the continuity of cystic expansion with biliary three. Authors report a cases of Caroli’s associated to cholangiocarcinoma. When the disease is banished to one hepatic lobe only, the surgery resection is the most indicated election’s therapy to solve an eventual intrahepatic biliary lithiasis, potentials cholangitis, and the possible neoplastic risk. In the event of spreaded disease, the treatment includes endoscopic treatment, pharmacologic therapy and, at last, hepatic transplant.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Colangiocarcinoma, malattia di Caroli
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia
Depositing User: Nadia Del Gobbo
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2016 17:43
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2016 17:43

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