Extra Hepatic Biliary Atresia associated with Choledochal Cyst: A Challenging Neonatal Obstructive Jaundice

Nasrin Fatahi, Ahmad Mohammadipoor, Azin Malekmarzban

Abstract


Biliary atresia and choledochal cyst have the similar clinical presentation in infants. Herein, we report a case that presented with prolonged hyperbilirubinemia and abdominal distension and diagnosed as choledochal cyst. At surgery, in addition to a large choledochal cyst, biliary atresia was also encountered.


Keywords


Choledochal cyst, Biliary atresia, Jaundice, Neonate

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v3i2.124

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