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November 1984

Cholangiocellular Carcinoma in Polycystic Kidney and Liver Disease

Author Affiliations

From the Departments of Nephrology (Drs Landais, Grünfeld, Dr[ill] Albouze, Chauveau, and Moynot) and Pathology (Drs Droz and Gogu[ill] Necker Hospital, Paris.

Arch Intern Med. 1984;144(11):2274-2276. doi:10.1001/archinte.1984.04400020204036

• Cholangiocellular carcinoma developed in two ure[ill] patients with polcystic kidney and liver disease, who had be[ill] treated with intermittent hemodialysis for one and nine yea[ill] In one case, in situ transformation of the liver cyst epitheli[ill] into cholangiocellular carcinoma could be demonstrated. T[ill] incidence of cholangiocellular carcinoma in patients under[ill] ing long-term dialysis for polycystic kidney and liver diseas[ill] however, has yet to be determined.

(Arch Intern Med 1984;144:2274-2276)