TABLE 4

Outcome of 29 Infants With BA Screened out by Infant Stool Color Card According to Age at Kasai Operation

Age at SurgeryNo. of Cases (%)Jaundice-Free After Kasai Operation n (%)a
Receiving Kasai operation28 (96.6)19 (67.9)
    <60 d17 (58.6)14 (82.4)b
    ≥60 d11 (37.9)5 (45.5)b
        60–90 d8 (27.6)5 (62.5)
        ≥91 d3 (10.3)0 (0)
Without Kasai operation, n (%)1 (3.4)
  • a Total serum bilirubin < 34 μmol/L (2.0 mg/dL).

  • b P = .095 (Fisher's exact test), <60 vs ≥60 days.