Intense pruritus and failure to thrive in Alagille syndrome.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A 4-year-old girl with failure to thrive and intense pruritus associated with Alagille syndrome is described. The clinical features of this autosomal dominant disorder are reviewed. This case highlights the importance of recognizing the severe pruritus as a manifestation of the disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Schwartz, R; Rehder, K; Parsons, DJ; Morrell, DS

Published Date

  • February 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 58 / 2 Suppl

Start / End Page

  • S9 - 11

PubMed ID

  • 18191720

Pubmed Central ID

  • 18191720

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-6787

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaad.2007.03.029


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States