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Bile Duct Diseases

Different diseases can block the bile ducts and cause a problem with the flow of bile. Gallstones are one of the most common causes of blocked bile ducts. Blocked bile ducts may also result from infection, cancer or internal scar tissue. Scarring can block the bile ducts, which can lead to liver failure.

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Nikola Natov, MD

Nikola Natov, MD

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Title(s): Gastroenterologist; Assistant Professor, TUSM
Department(s): Medicine, Gastroenterology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5883
Fax #: 617-636-1480

Advanced endoscopy, ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound, benign and malignant esophageal disorders (esophageal strictures, Barrett's esophagus, cancer, achalasia), gastric intestinal metaplasia, acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cysts, biliary strictures, bile duct stones, cholangiocarcinoma, colon cancer screening and surveillance,endoluminal stenting, and endoscopic resection of large colon polyps.

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