Polycystic kidney and hepatic disease 1 gene mutations in von Meyenburg complexes: Case report
Su Lin, Tian-Yu Shang, Ming-Fang Wang, Da-Wu Zeng, Jiao-Feng Huang, Yi-Long Wu, Yue-Yong Zhu, Liver Research Center, the First Affiliated Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China
Jian Lin, Department of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, the First Affiliated Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China
Xiao-Jian Ye, Department of Ultrasound, the First Affiliated Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China
Nan-Wen Zhang, Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China
Author contributions: All authors designed the report and wrote the paper.
Supported by Pilot Project of Fujian Science and Technology Department, No. 2015Y0057; Fujian Medical Innovation Project, No. 2018-ZQN-54; and Science and Technology Project of Fujian Education Department, No. JAT160211.
Informed consent statement: Written informed consent was obtained from the probands and families for this study, and direct sequencing of PKHD1 was performed.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No potential conflicts of interest relevant to this article were reported.
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Correspondence to: Yue-Yong Zhu, MD, PhD, Professor, Liver Research Center, the First Affiliated Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Chazhong Road 20th, Taijiang District, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: March 10, 2018
Peer-review started: March 10, 2018
First decision: April 18, 2018
Revised: May 4, 2018
Accepted: June 7, 2018
Article in press: June 8, 2018
Published online: September 6, 2018