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Cholestasis : Treatment

Treatment The underlying cause of cholestasis must be treated. Prognosis (Expectations) How well a person does depends on the disease causing the condition. Stones in the common bile duct usually can be removed, curing the cholestasis. Stents can be placed … Read more

Cholestasis : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Clay-colored or white stools Dark urine Inability to digest certain foods Itching Nausea or vomiting Pain in the right upper part of the abdomen Yellow skin or eyes Diagnosis & Tests Blood tests may show higher than … Read more

Cholestasis : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Cholestasis : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Intrahepatic cholestasis, Extrahepatic cholestasis Definition Cholestasis is any condition in which the flow of bile from the liver is blocked. Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors There are many causes of cholestasis. Extrahepatic cholestasis occurs outside the liver. … Read more