Cholangitis

Cholangitis Charcot’s triad- fever, RUQ pain, jaundice Reynold’s pentad- Charcot’s triad + shock + conscious loss Diagnosis A. Systemic inflammation A‐1. Fever and/or shaking chillsA‐2. Laboratory data: evidence of inflammatory response B. Cholestasis B‐1. JaundiceB‐2. Laboratory data: abnormal liver function tests C. Imaging C‐1. Biliary dilatationC‐2. Evidence of the etiology on imaging (stricture, stone, stent […]