Biliary Atresia

Known as: Biliary atresia, congenital, EHBA, Biliary duct atresia 
Progressive destruction or the absence of all or part of the extrahepatic BILE DUCTS, resulting in the complete obstruction of BILE flow. Usually… (More)
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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Increased age at surgery has a negative impact on results of the Kasai operation for biliary atresia in infancy and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
UNLABELLED Biliary atresia is the most common cause of death from liver disease in children. Although the Kasai operation before… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To determine the prognostic factors and optimal approaches to the diagnosis and management of biliary atresia, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
To define the long-term prognosis of children undergoing the Kasai operation for biliary atresia, a retrospective study was… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The etiology and pathogenesis of bile duct obstruction in children with biliary atresia are largely unknown. We have previously… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to elucidate the epidemiology and short- and long-term results of biliary atresia in Japan… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Biliary atresia is the commonest cause of pathological jaundice in infants and the leading indication for liver… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Biliary atresia is an obliterative cholangiopathy of infancy that is fatal if untreated. Surgical treatment, the Kasai… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND/AIMS The reported incidence of biliary atresia varies from 5 to 32/100000 live births. The existence of seasonality… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of this retrospective study was to examine liver tissue from patients with cholestatic disease for the presence of… (More)
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