TITLE

Answer: Familial liver disease

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Gut;May2007, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p732
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a response to the quiz which determines the diagnosis of a 52-year-old man who underwent malaise and abnormal liver function tests. Based on the clinical examinations, the author discovered that the histological diagnosis of the clinical case is congenital hepatic fibrosis (CHF). He mentions that CHF is inherited as an autosomal recessive condition with features of liver or kidney disease.
ACCESSION #
25298741

 

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