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Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis
Hee Sun Park, MD, PhD; Aya Kamaya, MD, FSRU, FSAR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Abbreviations

              • Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis (RPC)
            • Synonyms

              • Hepatolithiasis, oriental cholangiohepatitis
            • Definitions

              • Recurrent episodes of acute pyogenic cholangitis with intra- and extrahepatic biliary pigment stones

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                        • Imaging Recommendations

                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                            PATHOLOGY

                            • General Features

                              • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                  • Microscopic Features

                                    CLINICAL ISSUES

                                    • Presentation

                                      • Demographics

                                        • Natural History & Prognosis

                                          • Treatment

                                            DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                            • Consider

                                              • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                Selected References

                                                1. Katabathina VS et al: Adult bile duct strictures: role of MR imaging and MR cholangiopancreatography in characterization. Radiographics. 34(3):565-86, 2014
                                                2. Menias CO et al: Mimics of cholangiocarcinoma: Spectrum of disease. RadioGraphics 28: 1115-1129; 2008
                                                3. Park HS et al: CT Differentiation of cholangiocarcinoma from periductal fibrosis in patients with hepatolithiasis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 187(2):445-53, 2006
                                                4. Jeyarajah DR: Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 7(2):91-98, 2004
                                                5. Chan FL et al: Modern imaging in the evaluation of hepatolithiasis. Hepatogastroenterology. 44(14):358-69, 1997
                                                6. Lim JH: Oriental cholangiohepatitis: pathologic, clinical, and radiologic features. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 157(1):1-8, 1991
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                                                KEY FACTS

                                                • Terminology

                                                  • Imaging

                                                    • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                      • Clinical Issues

                                                        • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                          TERMINOLOGY

                                                          • Abbreviations

                                                            • Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis (RPC)
                                                          • Synonyms

                                                            • Hepatolithiasis, oriental cholangiohepatitis
                                                          • Definitions

                                                            • Recurrent episodes of acute pyogenic cholangitis with intra- and extrahepatic biliary pigment stones

                                                          IMAGING

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                              • Radiographic Findings

                                                                • CT Findings

                                                                  • MR Findings

                                                                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                                      • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                          PATHOLOGY

                                                                          • General Features

                                                                            • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                                • Microscopic Features

                                                                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                                  • Presentation

                                                                                    • Demographics

                                                                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                        • Treatment

                                                                                          DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                          • Consider

                                                                                            • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                              Selected References

                                                                                              1. Katabathina VS et al: Adult bile duct strictures: role of MR imaging and MR cholangiopancreatography in characterization. Radiographics. 34(3):565-86, 2014
                                                                                              2. Menias CO et al: Mimics of cholangiocarcinoma: Spectrum of disease. RadioGraphics 28: 1115-1129; 2008
                                                                                              3. Park HS et al: CT Differentiation of cholangiocarcinoma from periductal fibrosis in patients with hepatolithiasis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 187(2):445-53, 2006
                                                                                              4. Jeyarajah DR: Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 7(2):91-98, 2004
                                                                                              5. Chan FL et al: Modern imaging in the evaluation of hepatolithiasis. Hepatogastroenterology. 44(14):358-69, 1997
                                                                                              6. Lim JH: Oriental cholangiohepatitis: pathologic, clinical, and radiologic features. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 157(1):1-8, 1991