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Acoustic radiation force impulse sonography in assessing children with biliary atresia for liver transplantation

Published inPediatric radiology, vol. 46, no. 7, p. 1011-1016
Publication date2016
Abstract

Children with biliary atresia are prone to developing progressive hepatic fibrosis and biliary cirrhosis following the Kasai operation. The only treatment is liver transplantation.

Keywords
  • Acoustic radiation force impulse elastography (ARFI)
  • Biliary atresia
  • Children
  • Cholestasis
  • Kasai operation
  • Liver stiffness
  • Liver transplantation
  • Shearwave elastography
  • Ultrasound
Citation (ISO format)
HANQUINET, Sylviane et al. Acoustic radiation force impulse sonography in assessing children with biliary atresia for liver transplantation. In: Pediatric radiology, 2016, vol. 46, n° 7, p. 1011–1016. doi: 10.1007/s00247-016-3565-3
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