Liver Transplantation

Liver transplants are the second most common solid organ transplants. (See also Overview transplant.) Liver transplants are the second most common transplants of solid organs are. The indications for liver transplantation include cirrhosis (70% of the transplants in the United States, 60 to 70% of these cases are attributed to hepatitis C) Fulminant hepatic necrosis (about 8 %) hepatocellular carcinoma (about 7%) Biliary atresia and metabolic disorders (primarily in children…

September 3, 2018
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