Neonatal jaundice in cystic fibrosis: a conservative approach is not always justified.

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Biliary obstruction due to cystic fibrosis is considered to be reversible and conservative management is recommended. We present two cases of cystic fibrosis with anatomic lesions of the extrahepatic bile ducts, necessitating operative correction. In the management of prolonged neonatal jaundice in cystic fibrosis, a conservative approach is frequently… (More)

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@article{Festen1988NeonatalJI, title={Neonatal jaundice in cystic fibrosis: a conservative approach is not always justified.}, author={Cees Festen and F J Kuyper and Ross J. Holland and Urbain J. G. M. van Haelst}, journal={Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie : organ der Deutschen, der Schweizerischen und der Osterreichischen Gesellschaft fur Kinderchirurgie = Surgery in infancy and childhood}, year={1988}, volume={43 2}, pages={106-7} }