Vol. 19 - Num. 75
aPediatra. CS de Arucas. Gran Canaria. España.
bServicio de Gastroenterología, Hepatología y Nutrición pediátrica. Hospital Universitario Materno-Infantil de Canarias. Gran Canaria. España.
Correspondence: SN Ortega. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reference of this article: Ortega Pérez SN, González Santana D, Ramos Varela JC, Cañizo Fernández D, Peña Quintana L. Alagille syndrome. A pathology to be considered. Rev Pediatr Aten Primaria. 2017;19:267-70.
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Alagille syndrome is an uncommon pathology. It is found in 1/100,000 live births. It is characterized by biliary duct hypoplasia associated with other malformations. We report the case of a four-year-old Chinese child who was diagnosed with this pathology after being adopted at 11 months of age.
Keywords● Alagille syndrome ● Bile duct diseases ● Cholestasis
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