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  • http://patients.gi.org/topics/liver-transplantation/
  • Liver transplantation involves replacing a patient's own ("native") diseased liver with a new liver obtained ("harvested") from an organ donor.
  • http://www.cpmc.org/learning/documents/pfaq-liver.html
  • Routine follow-up after the few months from the time of liver transplantation consists of monthly blood tests and office appointments.
  • http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/liver-transplant/Pages/Introduction.aspx
  • A liver transplant is an operation to remove a diseased or damaged liver and replace it with a healthy one.
  • http://www.nhsinform.co.uk/health-library/articles/l/liver-transp...
  • Although a liver transplant is major surgery, they are common and have good success rates.
  • http://hubpages.com/health/What-is-Liver-Transplant-How-and-Why-i...
  • I have discussed here what a liver transplant is, the types of liver transplants, who needs a liver transplant, why it is done, how it is done, how a person prepares him/herself for the process and the recovery process.
  • http://www.healthline.com/health/liver-transplant
  • A liver transplant is a medical procedure in which your diseased or failing liver is replaced with a donor liver.
  • http://www.pennmedicine.org/encyclopedia/em_DisplayArticle.aspx?g...
  • Liver transplant is surgery to replace a diseased liver with a healthy liver.
  • http://www.cancer.gov/types/liver/hp/child-liver-treatment-pdq
  • The study also prospectively analyzed patients' OS by the presence of intraabdominal extrahepatic disease without distant metastasis (OS, 58%) and with distant metastases (OS, 44%).[8] Patients who underwent orthotopic liver transplant are included in al...
  • http://kidshealth.org/parent/medical/digestive/liver_transplant.html
  • Fortunately, most liver transplants are successful.Many kids who undergo these procedures go on to live normal, healthy lives once they recover from surgery.
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    News

    Validity of mini-fluid challenge for predicting fluid responsiveness following liver transplantation
    Biomed Central - Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Watch: Paired liver transplants believed to be first in North America
    Montreal Gazette - Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Outcomes of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis Patients After Liver Transplantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Hepatmon - Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Five-month-old boy dies days after hopes of a life-saving liver transplant fell through
    Daily Mail - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    New study identifies genetic variant that could help reduce need for liver transplants
    Science Daily - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Methylmalonic acidemia/propionic acidemia - the biochemical presentation and comparing the outcome between liver transplantation versus non-liver transplantation groups
    Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Teacher saved by liver transplant helps open S.F.'s newest hospital
    Sutter Health - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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    Long term results of down-staging and liver transplantation for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma beyond the conventional criteria
    Nature - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    NIH Clinical Trial to Track Outcomes of Liver Transplantation from HIV-Positive Donors to HIV-Positive Recipients
    Niaid - Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    Liver Transplant Wait List May Not Prioritize High-Risk Patients
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Bacterial DNA translocation contributes to systemic inflammation and to minor changes in the clinical outcome of liver transplantation
    Nature - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Alcohol becomes top reason for liver transplants in U.S.
    Xinhua Net - Friday, January 25, 2019
    Alcohol abuse no longer ruling out liver transplant
    NBC News - Friday, January 25, 2019
    Langley toddler with severe sun allergy receives liver transplant from her dad
    Vancouver Sun - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Liver Transplant Survival May Improve With Race Matching
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Liver Transplants for Alcohol-Linked Disease Increased From 2002 to 2016
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Alcohol-linked disease overtakes hep C as top reason for liver transplant
    Orlando Sentinel - Thursday, January 24, 2019
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    NHS VIDEOS ; Childhood liver transplant episode 2: life after transplant - Health videos - NHS Choices
         
  • ALEXANDRA RECEIVED LIVER TRANSPLANTS AGED 8 AND 13

  • UPMC Physician Resources: Innovations in Liver Cancer Treatment before and after Liver Transplantation
         
  • One of the take home messages that liver transplant is a great option for patients with stage II HCC and cirrhosis, why because you remove the cancer that's in there and you remove the precancer condition which is the cirrhosis that led to the cancer....

  • Liver Transplant: The precious gift of life
         
    Eight months into her pregnancy, Leiauna Anderson lost her child, and she almost lost her life as well. It took a liver transplant to save her. When Leiauna's pregnancy ended tragically with the in utero death of her baby, doctors discovered that h...

    When Is A Liver Transplant Necessary?
         
    When Is A Liver Transplant Necessary? The liver performs many vital functions and a human being can't live without one. So when it fails, a liver transplant may be the only practical option for saving the patient's life. To understand when a liver ...

    University of California San Francisco - Liver Transplant Program
         
    The University of California San Francisco is a leader in treating liver disease and transplantation. UCSF has performed more than 2500 liver transplants in both children and adults, many as apart of their growing living donor program. The team at UCSF is...

    What to Expect Before a Liver Transplant
         
    Laura Krawczuk, CPNP, Transplant Coordinator and Nurse Practitioner at Boston Children's Hospital, talks about what to expect before a liver transplant.

    Royal Oak man first to receive a liver transplant at Beaumont
         
    Watch Beaumont's multi-organ transplant team perform their first liver transplant at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak. A 59-year-old man from Royal Oak was the first patient to receive a liver transplant through Beaumont's new multi-organ transplant program. ...

    A couple got married after they met and fell in love while both having LIVER TRANSPLANTS
         
    A couple got married after they met and fell in love while both having LIVER TRANSPLANTS - and then spent their honeymoon at the British Transplant Games. See swns story SWLIVER. Wayne Boden, 49, was admitted to hospital in 2012 to wait for a liver transp...

    Living Donor Liver Transplant Can Cure Hepatitis C
         
    View more at http://www.orlive.com/nyp/channels/hepatocellular-carcinoma Robert S. Brown, Jr., M.D., M.P.H. Director, Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center Frank Cardile Professor, M...

    Mayo Clinic: Liver Transplant Patients Can Avoid Costly Stay in ICU after Surgery - Mayo Clinic
         
  • Mayo Clinic Study Reveals New Drugs to Treat Hepatitis C in Post Liver Transplant Patients

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    Patients require hospital care for one to four weeks after liver transplant, depending on the degree of illness.
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    Patients require hospital care for one to four weeks after liver transplant, depending on the degree of illness.
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    Liver transplants are performed in many centers across the country.
    A liver transplant may be recommended for:
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    Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE) is usually performed for unresectable tumors or as a temporary treatment while waiting for liver transplant.
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    In hyperacute and acute liver failure the clinical picture develops rapidly with progressive encephalopathy and multiorgan dysfunction such as hyperdynamic circulation, coagulopathy, acute renal and respiratory insufficiency, severe metabolic alterations
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    Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE) is usually performed for unresectable tumors or as a temporary treatment while waiting for liver transplant.
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    To learn more about how you can support the Liver Transplant Program, contact James F. Markmann, MD, PhD, at 617-643-4533
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