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Can platelet count/spleen diameter ratio be used for cirrhotic children to predict esophageal varices?
AIM To determine the laboratory and radiologic parameters, including the platelet count (PC)-to-spleen diameter (SD) ratio as a non-invasive marker that may predict the presence of esophageal varices (EV) in children ...
The safety and efficacy of ERCP in the pediatric population with standard scopes: Does size really matter?
Experience with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the pediatric population is limited. The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcomes of ERCP in the pediatric population performed by adult gastroenterologists ...
Etiologies, outcomes, and prognostic factors of pediatric acute liver failure: A single center's experience in Turkey
Background/Aims: Our aim was to determine the etiologies, outcomes, and prognostic indicators in children with acute liver failure. Materials and Methods: Ninety-one patients who were followed for pediatric acute liver ...
Intestinal Failure and Aberrant Lipid Metabolism in Patients With DGAT1 Deficiency
BACKGROUND & AIMS: Congenital diarrheal disorders are rare inherited intestinal disorders characterized by intractable, sometimes life-threatening, diarrhea and nutrient malabsorption; some have been associated with mutations ...
A single-center experience of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) cases after pediatric liver transplantation: Incidence, outcomes, and association with food allergy
Background/Aims: We evaluated our 16-year single-center experience of pediatric post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) cases who underwent liver transplantation between 2001 and 2017. Materials and Methods: ...