Hepatolithiasis after hepatic portoenterostomy for biliary atresia.

@article{Tainaka2006HepatolithiasisAH,
  title={Hepatolithiasis after hepatic portoenterostomy for biliary atresia.},
  author={Takahisa Tainaka and Kenitiro Kaneko and T Jeong-Woo Seo and Yasuyuki Ono and Yukio Ogura and Hidemi Wada and Chiyoe Shirota and Hisami Ando},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={41 4},
  pages={808-11}
}
BACKGROUND Hepatolithiasis after hepatic portoenterostomy for biliary atresia has been paid little attention, with only 22 reported cases. PATIENTS AND METHODS Fifteen patients underwent living-related liver transplantation for biliary atresia after hepatic portoenterostomy in our hospital between 1998 and 2004. The resected livers were examined for the… CONTINUE READING