Biliary atresia

  title={Biliary atresia},
  author={J. Hartley and M. Davenport and D. Kelly},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • J. Hartley, M. Davenport, D. Kelly
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • Biliary atresia is a rare disease of infancy, which has changed within 30 years from being fatal to being a disorder for which effective palliative surgery or curative liver transplantation, or both, are available. Good outcomes for infants depend on early referral and timely Kasai portoenterostomy, and thus a high index of suspicion is needed for investigation of infants with persistent jaundice. In centres with much experience of treating this disorder, up to 60% of children will achieve… CONTINUE READING
    121 Citations
    Maximizing Kasai portoenterostomy in the treatment of biliary atresia: medical and surgical options.
    • M. Davenport, A. Grieve
    • Medicine
    • South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde
    • 2012
    • 15
    • PDF
    Biliary Atresia - Clinical Series
    • 7
    • PDF
    Biliary atresia: evaluation on two distinct periods at a reference pediatric service.
    • 4
    • PDF
    Anaesthesia for biliary atresia and hepatectomy in paediatrics
    • R. Jacob
    • Medicine
    • Indian journal of anaesthesia
    • 2012
    • 6
    Outcomes of biliary atresia in the Nordic countries - a multicenter study of 158 patients during 2005-2016.
    • 16
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Early and Peri-operative Prognostic Indicators in Infants Undergoing Hepatic Portoenterostomy for Biliary Atresia: a Review
    • 11
    • Highly Influenced
    Clues to the etiology of bile duct injury in biliary atresia.
    • 55
    Biliary atresia in England and Wales: results of centralization and new benchmark.
    • 150
    • PDF
    Neonatal Cholestasis and Biliary Atresia: Perspective from Malaysia.
    • 2
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF