Pathology and Pathogenesis of Extrahepatic Biliary Atresia

  • C. L. Witzleben
Part of the Hepatology book series (H, volume 5)


To discuss the pathology and pathogenesis of extrahepatic biliary atresia (EHBA) is not a simple task, since we have no current evidence incriminating any particular pathogenesis, and since the pathology is, like all qualitative morphologic data, somewhat subjective.


Bile Duct Biliary Atresia Choledochal Cyst Duct System Portal Tract 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. L. Witzleben
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of MedicineUniversity of PennsylvaniaUSA
  2. 2.Anatomic and Clinical PathologyChildren’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaUSA

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