Chapter 11. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

  1. Suzanne Sargent MSc, PGC (TLHE), BSc (Hons), RGN Lecturer Practitioner
  1. Danielle Fullwood RN, BSc (Hons) Practice Development Nurse

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444322682.ch11

Liver Diseases: An essential guide for nurses and health care professionals

Liver Diseases: An essential guide for nurses and health care professionals

How to Cite

Fullwood, D. (2009) Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis, in Liver Diseases: An essential guide for nurses and health care professionals (ed S. Sargent), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444322682.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Institute of Liver Studies, Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Author Information

  1. Institute of Liver Studies, Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405163064

Online ISBN: 9781444322682

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Keywords:

  • Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC);
  • primary schlerosing cholangitis (PSC);
  • anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA);
  • Complications of primary biliary cirrhosis;
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD);
  • Fat-soluble vitamin deficiency;
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis;
  • percutaneous transhepatic cholangiogram (PTC);
  • endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatograph (ERCP)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Primary biliary cirrhosis

  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis

  • Chapter summary

  • Illustrative case study