XVI - The Liver, Gallbladder and Biliary Tree Flashcards Preview

patho > XVI - The Liver, Gallbladder and Biliary Tree > Flashcards

Flashcards in XVI - The Liver, Gallbladder and Biliary Tree Deck (153)
Loading flashcards...
151

A 30 year old male with inflammatory bowel disease develops jaundice. On hepatic ultrasound, there are strictures and beading of the large bile ducts, and pruning of the small bile ducts. A liver biopsy showed portal tracts with concentric periductal onion-skin fibrosis, and a modest lymphocytic infiltrate. In five years, he has a 10 to 15% chance of developing (A) colorectal carcinoma (B) hepatocellular carcinoma (C) cholangiocarcinoma (D) hepatic lymphoma

cholangiocarcinoma (primary sclerosisng cholangitis) (TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th ed, p 659

152

In which of the following conditions is Budd-Chiari syndrome most likely? (A) Christmas disease (B) von Willebrand disease (C) Factor VIII deficiency (D) pregnancy

pregnancy (TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th ed, p 662

153

Which of the following is a risk factor for the development of cholangiocarcinoma? (A) primary sclerosing cholangitis (B) exposure to the radiologic agent Thorotrast (C) infection with Clonorchis (D) all of the above

all of the above (TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th ed, p 671