Cholangitis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Nov 20, 2016
  • Author: Homayoun Shojamanesh, MD; Chief Editor: Vinay Kumar Kapoor, MBBS, MS, FRCS, FAMS  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Delay in diagnosis or treatment of cholangitis may result in a higher risk of death.

Consider variants such as Asian (oriental) cholangitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)-related cholangitis.

Differential Diagnoses