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Biliary atresia: Quiz


Question 1: Further testing includes radioactive scans of the liver and a ________.
Liver biopsyCancerColorectal cancerHepatitis C

Question 2: Biliary atresia is a rare condition in newborn infants in which the common bile duct between the ________ and the small intestine is blocked or absent.
Endocrine systemPancreasLiverImmune system

Question 3: As the biliary tract cannot transport bile to the intestine, ________ is retained in the liver (known as stasis) and results in cirrhosis of the liver.
Human gastrointestinal tractDigestionSecretinBile

Question 4: By this time, liver enzymes are generally measured, and these tend to be grossly deranged, ________ is conjugated and therefore does not lead to kernicterus.

Question 5: If the atresia is complete, ________ is the only option.
SurgeryLiver transplantationICD-9-CM Volume 3Pancreas transplantation


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