Sclerosing cholangitis with neonatal onset.

Sclerosing cholangitis is characterized by irregular narrowing of extrahepatic or intrahepatic bile ducts, and in adults is defined mainly by radiologic findings. We describe eight children with cholestasis from the first week of life, followed by early cirrhosis and portal hypertension. Histologic examination of the liver showed absence of interlobular… CONTINUE READING