The purpose of this study is to collect data to examine and characterize the clinical
outcomes of pediatric patients diagnosed with any liver disease at Children's Hospital of
In this study, medical information which is routinely obtained on children with any liver
diseases, or children who have had a liver transplant will be entered into a database. No
extra tests are done for participating in this study, and no extra visits to the doctor are
required. The clinical data collected is then entered into a database and followed
longitudinally. The information obtained from this study will help researchers learn more
about pediatric liver disease, therefore providing better routine clinical treatment.
- Under 18 years of age
- newly diagnosed with a liver disease, currently listed for liver transplant, or who
are being considered for liver transplantation and evaluated
- receive a liver transplant prior to their eighteenth birthday
- Patients decline participation.
- Patients have no liver diseases.