Recurrent Cholestatic Jaundice in Lean Nonalcoholic Steato-Hepatitis in a 27 Year Male
International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences
Volume 4, Issue 4, July 2015, Pages: 483-485
Received: May 27, 2015;
Accepted: Jun. 11, 2015;
Published: Jul. 4, 2015
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Ajay Vardaan, Department of Medical Gastroenterology, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, India
Amar Deep, Department of Medical Gastroenterology, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, India
Recurrent cholestasis is not described as a feature of nonalcoholic steato-hepatitis (NASH). We describe a lean patient with recurrent jaundice and pruritus whose liver biopsy showed feature of NASH. His laboratory work up failed to establish any other etiology. His symptoms proved on balanced nutrition.
Recurrent Cholestatic Jaundice in Lean Nonalcoholic Steato-Hepatitis in a 27 Year Male, International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences.
Vol. 4, No. 4,
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