Subscribe

Histologic Stages in Liver Biopsy from Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Patient

Purpose:

To stage the histologic features seen in a liver biopsy from a patient with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC).

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
Immunology/Rheumatology

Objective:

other testing, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

K84.0, K74.3

Description:

Ludwig and Batts identified different histologic stages in liver biopsies from patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis. The scheme is similar to the one used for primary biliary cirrhosis (above).

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone