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How often does biliary atresia occur and who is more likely at risk?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree
In brief: 1/ 10-20,000 births
The cause of biliary atresia is unknown, although several mechanisms have been implicated including viral infections, genetic causes and toxin exposure.

In brief: 1/ 10-20,000 births
The cause of biliary atresia is unknown, although several mechanisms have been implicated including viral infections, genetic causes and toxin exposure.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Uncommon
It occurrs about one in 4500 to 5000 live births.
All babies are at risk, although there seem to be some areas of the globe that have a slightly higher incidence.

In brief: Uncommon
It occurrs about one in 4500 to 5000 live births.
All babies are at risk, although there seem to be some areas of the globe that have a slightly higher incidence.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
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