Unsuspected bile duct paucity in donors for living-related liver transplantation: two case reports.


Alagille's syndrome is a common cause of liver disease in children and may lead to the need for orthotopic liver transplantation. Alagille's syndrome is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner, with variable penetration, and may also be present in patients' parents, who may be considered potential donors for living-related transplantation. We report here… (More)