Measuring small intestinal bacterial overgrowth using the hydrogen breath test among postoperative patients with biliary atresia

Asian J Surg. 2020 Nov;43(11):1130-1131. doi: 10.1016/j.asjsur.2020.08.015. Epub 2020 Sep 17.
No abstract available

Keywords: Biliary atresia; Breath tests; Cholangitis; Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Anastomosis, Surgical / adverse effects
  • Bacteria / growth & development*
  • Bile Ducts / surgery
  • Biliary Atresia / surgery*
  • Biliary Tract Surgical Procedures / adverse effects
  • Breath Tests / methods*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Cholangitis / etiology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hydrogen / analysis*
  • Infant
  • Intestine, Small / microbiology*
  • Male
  • Postoperative Complications / etiology*
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures / adverse effects

Substances

  • Hydrogen