Gastro Intestinal System
Which of the following is not seen in Indian childhood cirrhosis- (AIPG 2011)
Indian childhood cirrhosis (lCC)
a. ICC of lis almost exclusively confto children in the Indian subcontinent.
b. Most cases occur between the age of 6 months to 4 years.
o Normal lymphatics o Fatty changes are minimal.
o Mallory's hyaline o Patent portal vein and biliary passage.
o Scant inflammatory response o Aggressive fibrosis throughout the parenchyma.
o Regenerative process is slow o Marked hepatocyte damage with little sign of regeneration.
o Kuffer's cell hyperplasia o Cholestasis -> Intracellular, and canalicular & ductal plug.
o Progressive distension of abdomen o Marked irritability o Low grade irregularpyrexia
o Hepatomegaly o Splenomegaly o Ascites