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Successful pregnancy after liver transplantation in progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis, type 1

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William J. Cash, Liver Unit, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BA, United Kingdom
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Abstract

Cash WJ, Knisely AS, Waterhouse C, Iqbal M, Stokes V, Byrne B, McCormick PA. Successful pregnancy after liver transplantation in progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis, type 1.
Pediatr Transplantation 2011: 15: E174–E176. © 2010 John Wiley & Sons A/S.

Abstract:  A woman who had undergone liver transplantation for genetically documented ATP8B1 disease/progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis, type 1, successfully conceived, carried, and was delivered of a healthy child. The pregnancy and its management are described; implications are discussed.

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