Benign recurrent intrahepatic cholestasis 1
- Cholestasis, benign recurrent intrahepatic 1
- Recurrent familial intrahepatic cholestasis 1
- Summerskill syndrome
BRIC1 generally does not cause lasting damage to the liver. However, in rare cases, episodes of liver dysfunction may develop into a more severe, permanent form of liver disease known as progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis (PFIC). BRIC and PFIC are sometimes considered to be part of a spectrum of intrahepatic cholestasis disorders of varying severity.
- Benign recurrent intrahepatic cholestasis. Genetics Home Reference (GHR). April 2012; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/benign-recurrent-intrahepatic-cholestasis. Accessed 1/14/2013.
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