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Alagille Syndrome

Pathogenesis and Clinical Management

  • Binita M. Kamath
  • Kathleen M. Loomes

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Stacey S. Huppert, Kathleen M. Campbell
    Pages 11-31
  3. Melissa A. Gilbert, Nancy B. Spinner
    Pages 33-48
  4. Alyssa Kriegermeier, Andrew Wehrman, Binita M. Kamath, Kathleen M. Loomes
    Pages 49-65
  5. Evelyn Hsu, Elizabeth Rand
    Pages 67-76
  6. Justin T. Tretter, Doff B. McElhinney
    Pages 77-90
  7. Shannon M. Vandriel, Rebecca N. Ichord, Binita M. Kamath
    Pages 91-102
  8. Yadav Wagley, Troy Mitchell, Jason Ashley, Kathleen M. Loomes, Kurt Hankenson
    Pages 121-135
  9. Saeed Mohammad, Estella M. Alonso
    Pages 159-165
  10. Emma R. Andersson
    Pages 167-193
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 195-198

About this book

Introduction

This text provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of Alagille syndrome. The book reviews the pathophysiology and genetics of the disorder, discusses recent molecular advances and its impact on diagnostics, and describes management challenges and strategies. The text also touches upon future treatment options.

Written by experts in the field, Alagille Syndrome: Pathogenesis and Clinical Management is a valuable resource for physicians and researchers dealing with this disorder, one that will help guide patient management and stimulate investigative efforts.  

Keywords

bile duct development notch signaling pathway complex biliary diseases transplant immune system

Editors and affiliations

  • Binita M. Kamath
    • 1
  • Kathleen M. Loomes
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and NutritionThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and NutritionChildren’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-94571-2
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-94570-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-94571-2
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