cholangiolitic cirrhosis

[kō-lăn′jē-ō-lĭtĭk]
n.
  1. Chronic cirrhosis in which there is diffuse inflammation of the cholangioles, with inflammation, fibrosis, and regeneration; it is characterized by relapses and febrile episodes.
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