Choledochal cyst

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What is choledochal cyst?

Choledochal cysts, usually a congenital condition, are sacs or pouches found in the bile ducts. They can lead to the obstruction of the bile ducts, causing bile retention and eventual damage to the liver.

Common symptoms reported by people with choledochal cyst

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Treatments taken by people with choledochal cyst

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Who has choledochal cyst on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 3
30s 0
40s 1
50s 1
60s 4
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 10

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from choledochal cyst patients who have completed their condition history
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