5241 Liver and Pancreas Pathology E1

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  1. inflammation of the liver parenchyma
    hepatitis
  2. inflammation of the biliary ducts, either intrahepatic or extrahepatic
    cholangitis
  3. involvement of periportal hepatic parenchyma by extension of inflammation from the biliary ducts.
    cholangiohepatitis
  4. implies inflammation that surrounds but does not encroach on, the biliary ducts, whearas portal hepatitis refers to accumulation of inflammatory cells within the portal areas
    pericholangitis
  5. inflammation of the gallbladder
    cholecystitis
  6. ______________ by any infectious agent via both hepatic artery and portal vein is the most common route and tends to cause a random multifocal distribution.
    Hematogenous infection
  7. _______________ is usually bacterial (salmonella, E. coli, Streptococcus) and produces Cholangitis and cholangiohepatitis.
    Ascending Biliary Tract infection
  8. Infection by ____________ is the least common and often causes a focal discrete lesion.
    direct penetration
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5241 Liver and Pancreas Pathology E1
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Exam 1 Liver and Pancreas pathololgy
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