Seattle Children's Hospital wants you to have all the information you need to understand your child's liver disorder.

Useful Links

  • The American Liver Foundation  website features information about liver diseases, treatment, research and patient stories.
  • The Children's Liver Association for Support Services  (CLASS) provides information, support and services to families coping with pediatric liver disease and transplant. The site has a library with descriptions of liver diseases and treatments, including biliary atresia and cirrhosis.

Recommended Reading

There are many books from the Family Resource Center at Seattle Children's, or you can find them at your local library or bookstore.

The Inside Story: A Kid's Guide to Kidney and Liver Transplants , by Karen Crowe, is written to educate kids on what to expect before and after surgery.