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Liver transplantation


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), .... "Ta...

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


Apr 2, 2004 ... While US and MRI also have similar accuracy, CT is preferred because it ... For example, Sahani et al. demonstrated that combined pre- and .... Liver and abdominal screening in patients with cancer: CT versus MR imaging.

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 ...

Liver injury from herbals and dietary supplements in the U.S. ...


Jul 10, 2014 ... in the U.S. Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network ... hepatotoxicity and its outcomes from HDS versus medications, patients .... NAVARRO ET AL.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - Cleveland Clinic


Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is one of the most common causes of ... It seems to occur in approximately 3% of the US population but may be found in more ..... double blind clinical trial on the use of pioglitazone versus vitamin E versus .... Loria P, Adinolfi LE, Bellentani S et al: Practice guidelines for the diagnosis ...

Imaging the Liver - The Oncologist - AlphaMed Press


The presence of diffuse liver disease also lowers the sensitivity of US for the .... for contrast enhancement contribute to the greater accuracy of MRI versus CT. ... Based on a Markov model, Arguedas et al. reported that screening for HCC with ...

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Abergel A, Asselah T, Metivier S, Loustaud-Ratti V et al. .... of Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1 by Stage of Liver Fibrosis in a US Treatment-Naive Population.

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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). ... In the USA, deceased donor livers are allocated based on the 11 regions of the United Network ..... Outcomes in hepatitis C virus-infected recipients of living donor vs. deceased donor liver transplantation.

Liver injury from herbals and dietary supplements in the U.S. Drug ...


Aug 25, 2014 ... Liver injury from herbals and dietary supplements in the U.S. Drug-Induced ... To characterize hepatotoxicity and its outcomes from HDS versus ...

Living donor liver transplantation - UpToDate


Jun 3, 2016 ... The number of LDLT procedures performed in the United States peaked at 519 in 2001 and ..... Goldaracena N, Sapisochin G, Spetzler V, et al.