Cytomegalovirus (CMV) cholangitis is a rare manifestation of CMV infection that has previously been described only in HIV-infected patients and solid-organ-transplant recipients. Reported here is a case of CMV cholangitis that occurred in a patient on chronic corticosteroid therapy who presented with recurrent hemobilia and biliary obstruction and was successfully treated with ganciclovir and cholecystostomy. A search of the medical literature revealed no previous case of this kind.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2005|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases