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Children with Cancer Who Have Liver Disease

  • Deirdre Kelly
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Abstract

Children with haematological or solid organ malignancies may develop liver involvement due to cytotoxic treatment, an impaired immune system or as part of the complications of bone marrow or stem cell transplantation.

Further Reading

  1. Nesseler N, Launey Y, Aninat C, Morel F, Mallédant Y, Philippe Seguin P. Clinical review: the liver in sepsis. Critical Care. 2012;16:235–43.CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Vo HD, Xu J, Rabinowitz SS, Fisher SE, Schwarz SM. The liver in pediatric gastrointestinal disease. J Ped Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014;59:288–99.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Liver UnitBirmingham Women’s and Children’s HospitalBirminghamUK

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