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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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Living donor liver transplantation - UpToDate


Feb 23, 2016 ... ... et al. Liver and intestine transplantation in the United States, 1996-2005. .... Reding R, de Goyet Jde V, Delbeke I, et al. Pediatric ... 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 ...

Technology- and Policy-Based Strategies for Increasing Supply of ...


In the US, it has been estimated that 20 percent of donor livers are suitable for SLT [8], and thus wider use of this technique could ... According to Lauterio et al.

Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)—Health Professional ...


Jan 15, 2016 ... Incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma among US patients with cirrhosis of viral ..... [PUBMED Abstract]; Llovet JM, Ricci S, Mazzaferro V, et al.

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 ...

LifePort Liver Transporter | Organ Recovery Systems


Liver Transporter - Transforming Preservation in Liver Transplantation - built on the hypothermic technology platform. ... length of hospital stay than patients with static cold stored livers (10.9 ± 4.7 days vs. ... LifePort Liver Transporter is in the process of securing US and European regulatory registrations. ... Guarrera JV, et a...

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Acute Liver Failure including Acetaminophen Overdose - NCBI


The United States Acute Liver Failure Study Group (ALFSG) is a network of 23 ..... HSV, and SEN-V in US ALFSG adult patients with indeterminate ALF [33, 43, 79, 80]. ..... Larson et al. recently showed that admission APACHE II scores were ...

RadioGraphics: US of Liver Transplants: Normal and Abnormal


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.

American Journal of Transplantation - Wiley Online Library


Liver Allocation to Non-U.S. Citizen Non-U.S. Residents: An Ethical ... Blasi et al. Liver Transplantation From Uncontrolled DCD Donors: It's Time to Go Back to ...