Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis

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Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis

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The terms "Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Clinical features of different clinical forms of childhood congenital hepatic fibrosis].
 

Author(s): Xin Wu, Xiao-Rang DU, Jin-Fang Ding, Meng-Jin Wu, Sheng-Qiang Luo, Xing-Zhong Feng

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2016 Apr;18(4):335-9.

 

To compare the clinical features of children with different clinical forms of congenital hepatic fibrosis (CHF), and provides a description of the characteristics of childhood CHF.

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2016

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Congenital hepatic fibrosis in the Franches-Montagnes horse is associated with the polycystic kidney and hepatic disease 1 (PKHD1) gene.
 

Author(s): Michaela Drögemüller, Vidhya Jagannathan, Monika M Welle, Claudia Graubner, Reto Straub, Vinzenz Gerber, Dominik Burger, Heidi Signer-Hasler, Pierre-André Poncet, Stéphane Klopfenstein, Ruedi von Niederhäusern, Jens Tetens, Georg Thaller, Stefan Rieder, Cord Drögemüller, Tosso Leeb

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Congenital hepatic fibrosis has been described as a lethal disease with monogenic autosomal recessive inheritance in the Swiss Franches-Montagnes horse breed. We performed a genome-wide association study with 5 cases and 12 controls and detected an association on chromosome 20. Subsequent ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2014

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Congenital hepatic fibrosis in a child with Prader-Willi syndrome: a novel association.
 

Author(s): Ahmed Al Sarkhy, Saeed Hassan, Mona Alasmi, Asaad Muhammed Assiri, Fowzan S Alkuraya

Journal: Ann Saudi Med. ;34(1):81-3.

 

Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a rare genetic disorder caused by deletion or unexpression of the chromosome 15 (q 11-13). Symptomatologies include hypotonia, hyperphagia, cognitive impairment, and characteristic dysmorphic profile. Here, we report a 4-year-old boy with PWS who presented ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2014

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The terms "Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Congenital hepatic fibrosis in autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.
 

Author(s): Jessica Wen

Journal: Clin Transl Sci. 2011 Dec;4(6):460-5.

 

Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) is a developmental disorder that mainly affects the kidneys and the biliary tract. Affected patients often have massively enlarged cystic kidneys as well as congenital hepatic fibrosis (CHF) characterized by dilated bile ducts ...

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2012

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Congenital hepatic fibrosis and autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.
 

Author(s): Arvind Srinath, Benjamin L Shneider

Journal: J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. Nutr.. 2012 May;54(5):580-7.

 

The published natural history of congenital hepatic fibrosis (CHF) was examined to inform clinical decision making in autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD).

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2012

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Experience of a single center with congenital hepatic fibrosis: a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Ali Shorbagi, Yusuf Bayraktar

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2010 Feb;16(6):683-90.

 

Congenital hepatic fibrosis (CHF) is an autosomal recessive inherited malformation defined pathologically by a variable degree of periportal fibrosis and irregularly shaped proliferating bile ducts. It is one of the fibropolycystic diseases, which also include Caroli disease, autosomal ...

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2010

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UAB HRFD Core Center: Core A: The Hepato/Renal Fibrocystic Diseases Translational Resource
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepato/Renal Fibrocystic Disease; Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease; Joubert Syndrome; Bardet Biedl Syndrome; Meckel-Gruber Syndrome; Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis; Caroli Syndrome; Oro-Facial-Digital Syndrome Type I; Nephronophthisis; Glomerulocystic Kidney Disease

 

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2016

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Clinical and Molecular Investigations Into Ciliopathies
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease; Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis; Caroli's Disease; Polycystic Kidney Disease; Joubert Syndrome; Cerebro-Oculo-Renal Syndromes; COACH Syndrome; Senior-Loken Syndrome; Dekaban-Arima Syndrome; Cogan Oculomotor Apraxia; Nephronophthisis; Bardet-Biedl Syndrome; Alstrom Syndrome; Oral-Facial-Digital Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2015

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Natural History of Noncirrhotic Portal Hypertension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cystic Fibrosis; Immunologic Deficiency Syndrome; Turner Syndrome; Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis; Idiopathic Non-Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 6 Aug 2016

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