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Liver transplantation - Wikipedia


Liver transplantation or hepatic transplantation is the replacement of a diseased liver with some .... Death after LDLT has been reported at 0% (Japan), 0.3% (USA ) and <1% (Europe), with risks li...

Declining Liver Utilization for Transplant in the United States and the ...


Following years of liver transplantation growth in the United States, the annual ..... In this study of all donors in the US who had at least one organ used for transplant, we .... Jay C, Ladner D, Wang E, Lyuksemburg V, Kang R, Chang Y, et al.

Living donor liver transplantation in the USA


US National Library of Medicine ... In the USA, Emond et al. reported two adult patients with LDLT using left lobes (4). ..... Living donor liver transplantation versus deceased donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: comparable ...

Split-Liver Transplantation in the United States


Identification of U.S. Transplant Centers for Data Collection .... Azoulay et al have reported sharing 4 of 36 SLT grafts, and Rela et al have shared 3 of 41 .... Outcomes of Right Segment Grafts Versus Cadaver Donors > 60 Years and Cadaver ...

Living donor liver transplantation - UpToDate


Jun 3, 2016 ... ... CS, et al. Liver and intestine transplantation in the United States, 1996-2005. ... Goldaracena N, Sapisochin G, Spetzler V, et al. .... et al. Defining long-term outcomes with living donor liver transplantation in North America.

Recurrence of hepatitis C virus infection following liver transplantation


Feb 17, 2016 ... Dickson RC, Caldwell SH, Ishitani MB, et al. ... Féray C, Samuel D, Thiers V, et al. ... Liver transplantation in the United States, 1999-2008. ..... A US multicenter study of hepatitis C treatment of liver transplant recipients with ...

Diagnostic imaging of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with ...


incidence of finding HCC by ultrasound (US) has in- ... and imaging findings in livers from patients who undergo ... used US with explant correlation, Bennett et al.20 demonstrated ..... weighted and dynamic gadolinium-enhanced MRI versus.

Major Challenges Limiting Liver Transplantation in the US - Medscape


From 1988 to 2009, liver transplantation in the United States grew 3.7-fold from 1713 to .... In terms of recipient morbidity, biliary complications (32% vs. .... Shergill et al. also demonstrated that 40% of the patients who received at least one ...

American Journal of Gastroenterology - Clinical Features and ...


Apr 5, 2016 ... The CAM population had fewer comorbid conditions (1.0 vs. ... The purpose of this study was to better characterize CAM-induced liver injury using data from the US ALFSG, ..... Harkey MR, Henderson GL, Gershwin ME et al.

TLR4 Expression by Liver Resident Cells Mediates the ...


Aug 28, 2015 ... It is estimated that approximately 50% of adults in the US suffer from ...... Bongard V, Ruidavets JB, Chamontin B, Sixou M, Ferrieres J, et al.

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Liver cancer imaging: role of CT, MRI, US and PET


Apr 2, 2004 ... Liver cancer imaging: role of CT, MRI, US and PET .... has demonstrated a higher accuracy for contrast-enhanced MRI over PET (100 vs. 93.7%) ... For example, Sahani et al. demonstrated that combined pre- and post-contrast ...

US of Liver Transplants: Normal and Abnormal | RadioGraphics


Awareness of the normal US appearance of the transplanted liver permits detection of .... Dodd et al (30,31) found a sensitivity of 97% for significant hepatic artery complications (including thrombosis ...... Mazzaferro V, Regalia E, Doci R, et al.

Suspected Liver Metastases - American College of Radiology


Abnormal surveillance US, CT, or MRI, in PVP: high suspicion of malignancy. Radiologic Procedure ..... Servois V, Mariani P, Malhaire C, et al. Preoperative ...