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the Correlation Between Non-invasive Indicators in Patients With Biliary Atresia

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 28, 2016
Last Update Posted : July 28, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Taiwan University Hospital

Brief Summary:
we propose this study and try to find out possible clinical applicable non-invasive imaging indices or its combination with the laboratory indices to predict the status of hepatic fibrosis in BA patients.

Condition or disease
to Find Out Non-invasive Indices to Predict the Status of Hepatic Fibrosis in BA Patients.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 41 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: the Correlation Between Hepatic Fibrotic Scores and ADC and Other Non-invasive Indicators in Patients With Biliary Atresia
Study Start Date : April 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2016

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. pathologic METAVIR fibrosis score [ Time Frame: 1 month ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 30 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
biliary atresia

Inclusion Criteria:

  • pathological proved diagnosis of biliary atresia, and without other distinct abnormality or malformations. All had undergone Kasai portoenterostomy. All of them received abdominal MRI study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • absence of laboratory data required.

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Responsible Party: National Taiwan University Hospital, Assistant Professor Identifier: NCT02848573     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 201403098RINC
First Posted: July 28, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2016
Last Verified: July 2016
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Biliary Atresia
Bile Duct Diseases
Biliary Tract Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities