Biliary atresia extrahepatic
Other Names for this Disease
- Atresia of bile ducts
- Biliary atresia
- Extrahepatic biliary atresia
- Non-syndromic biliary atresia
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- The Merck Manuals Online Medical Library provides information on this condition for patients and caregivers.
- The National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC), part of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), conducts and supports research on a broad spectrum of diseases affecting public health. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
- The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) is a federation of more than 130 nonprofit voluntary health organizations serving people with rare disorders. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
- Medscape Reference provides information on this topic. You may need to register to view the medical textbook, but registration is free.
- Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Each entry has a summary of related medical articles. It is meant for health care professionals and researchers. OMIM is maintained by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
- Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs. Access to this database is free of charge.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Biliary atresia extrahepatic. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.
- Video from the Biliary Atresia Education Day at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is available online. This video includes presentations on clinical course, quality of life, nutrition management, and complications and solutions. Click on the link above to view the presentations.