Isolated neonatal sclerosing cholangitis

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Isolated neonatal sclerosing cholangitis

Isolated neonatal sclerosing cholangitis is a rare genetic biliary tract disease characterized by severe neonatal-onset cholangiopathy with patent bile ducts and absence of ichthyosiform skin lesions. Patients present with jaundice acholic stools hepatosplenomegaly and high serum gamma-glutamyltransferase activity. Liver histology shows portal fibrosis ductular proliferation hepatocellular metallothionein deposits and intralobular bile-pigment accumulations. Some patients may also have renal disease.

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