Budd-Chiari syndrome in a child

Kathleen B. Schwarz, Michael Wolverson, Daphne E. de Mello, James King, Brian Nolan, J. Eugene Lewis

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Abstract

We describe a 14-month-old female who presented with hepatomegaly 1 month after abdominal trauma. Eight years later, radiographic and histologic studies confirmed the diagnosis of Budd-Chiari syndrome with evolution to cirrhosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)277-283
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition
Volume1
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Budd-Chiari syndrome
  • Cirrhosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Gastroenterology

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    Schwarz, K. B., Wolverson, M., de Mello, D. E., King, J., Nolan, B., & Lewis, J. E. (1982). Budd-Chiari syndrome in a child. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, 1(2), 277-283. https://doi.org/10.1097/00005176-198201020-00021