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Hanot's cirrhosis

Alternative eponyms

  • Hanot's syndrome
  • Hypertrophic cirrhosis of Hanot

Related people

Fibrosis of the liver due to obstruction or infection of the major extra- or intrahepatic bile ducts.

Description

Fibrosis of the liver due to obstruction or infection of the major extra- or intrahepatic bile ducts. Characteristics include jaundice, abdominal pain, steatorrhea, and enlargement of the liver and spleen. Autoimmune disorder. Hanot’s cirrhosis and the Rössle syndrome are variants of the same disturbance.

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