Alagille Syndrome Candidates for Liver Transplantation: Differentiation from End-Stage Biliary Atresia Using Preoperative CT.

@article{Hwang2016AlagilleSC,
  title={Alagille Syndrome Candidates for Liver Transplantation: Differentiation from End-Stage Biliary Atresia Using Preoperative CT.},
  author={Sook Min Hwang and Tae Yeon Jeon and S Yoo and Ji Hye Kim and Ben Kang and Yon Ho Choe and Haeyon Cho and Jung Sun Kim},
  journal={PloS one},
  year={2016},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={e0149681}
}
PURPOSE To compare preoperative CT findings before liver transplantation between patients with Alagille syndrome (AGS) and those with end-stage biliary atresia (BA). MATERIALS AND METHODS The institutional review board approved this retrospective study. Eleven children with AGS (median age, 19.0 ± 13.0 months; male to female ratio, 3:8) and 109 children… CONTINUE READING