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Partial Internal Biliary Diversion in Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis: Introduction of a New Approach

Seyed Abdollah Mousavi 1 , * and Hasan Karami 1
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1 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, IR Iran
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  • Hepatitis Monthly: March 01, 2014, 14 (3); e13549
  • Published Online: March 3, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 13, 2013
  • Accepted: February 9, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.13549

To Cite: Mousavi S A, Karami H. Partial Internal Biliary Diversion in Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis: Introduction of a New Approach, Hepat Mon. 2014 ; 14(3):e13549. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.13549.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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