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Biliary atresia extrahepatic


Other Names for this Disease
  • Extrahepatic biliary atresia
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Treatment


Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • The Centers for Mendelian Genomics program is working to discover the causes of rare genetic disorders. For more information about applying to the research study, please visit their website.
  • The Childhood Liver Disease Research and Education Network (ChiLDREN) is a team of doctors, nurses, research coordinators, and research labs throughout the U.S., working together to improve the lives of people with rare liver diseases through research. Current studies are enrolling people with Alagille syndrome, alpha one-antitrypsin deficiency, bile acid synthesis defects, biliary atresia, cystic fibrosis liver disease, idiopathic neonatal hepatitis, mitochondrial hepatopathies, and progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis. Click on the link above to learn more.

    Visit the following link to find the participating research center nearest you.
    http://childrennetwork.org/centers.html