Hospitals & Health Networks   One Health By David Ollier Weber   “The little girl was 2 years old and suffering from a condition rarely encountered in human beings: congenital portosystemic shunt. Its a vascular abnormality that allows blood from the intestines to bypass the liver, thus escaping the filtration process that protects the body against the circulation of toxins. Confronted with this unusual and potentially fatal birth defect, the surgeon duly prepped by searching the medical literature. …”  Read more: