Which conditions should be included in the differential diagnoses of acute cholangitis?

Updated: Dec 29, 2017
  • Author: Timothy M Scott, DO; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Other conditions to consider in patients with suspected acute cholangitis include the following:

  • Cirrhosis

  • Liver failure

  • Liver abscess

  • Perforated peptic ulcer

  • Pyelonephritis

  • Right colon diverticulitis


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