GI Case Quiz: Jaundice, Scleral Icterus, and Diarrhea in a Young Woman

Ted W. James, MD

The 31-year-old has not seen a healthcare provider in more than 10 years and claims good health until now. Lab and imaging results tell a different story.

The young woman, a native of Tanzania, has been in good health until about 6 weeks ago when she developed severe diarrhea and fatigue; more recent onset jaundice and scleral icterus are presenting symptoms. Laboratory and imaging results point to what diagnosis?