Hepatocellular carcinoma and liver cell dysplasia in children with chronic liver disease.

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The histology of 72 livers from 72 children who underwent liver transplantation was reviewed. Nine children (12.5%) had hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and/or liver cell dysplasia (LCD) in their native livers. Ages at the time of transplantation ranged from 2 months to 11 years. Primary liver diseases included tyrosinemia (3), biliary atresia (2), chronic… (More)

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@article{Esquivel1994HepatocellularCA, title={Hepatocellular carcinoma and liver cell dysplasia in children with chronic liver disease.}, author={Carlos O. Esquivel and C. Gutierrez and Kenneth Cox and Richard Garcia-Kennedy and William E. Berquist and Waldo C. Concepcion}, journal={Journal of pediatric surgery}, year={1994}, volume={29 11}, pages={1465-9} }