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Imatinib-induced fulminant liver failure in chronic myeloid leukemia: role of liver transplant and second-generation tyrosine kinase inhibitors: a case report
(BioMed Central, 2018)
Abstract Background There is a worldwide problem of acute liver failure and mortality associated with remaining on the waiting for a liver transplant. In this study, we ...
Transmission of clear cell tumor in a graft liver from cadaveric donor: Case report
Neoplasms in children after organ transplantation are related to the type and intensity of immunosuppression and the donorrecipient serostatus, especially in relation to the EpsteinBarr virus. The patient was a two-yr-old ...
Meningeal tumor: A rare extrahepatic association in patients with polycystic liver disease enrolled for liver transplantation
(Spandidos Publ Ltd, 2012-05-01)
In the present study, we described a rare association of polycystic liver disease (PCLD) with intracranial meningiomas in patients included on a liver transplant list, focusing on the diagnosis, treatment and possible ...
Recurrencia de la enfermedad hepática primaria después del trasplante hepático
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2010)
Centrilobular necrosis as a manifestation of venous outflow block in pediatric malnourished liver transplant recipients - case reports
CLN is a frequent histological finding in biopsies after pediatric: LT, and its pathogenesis has not yet been fully clarified and has different causes. Among the vascular causes, VOB is sometimes difficult to diagnose, ...
The Potential Impact of Using Donations After Cardiac Death on the Liver Transplantation Program and Waiting List in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(JOHN WILEY & SONS INC, 2008)
Liver transplantation was first performed at the University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine in 1968. Since then, the patient waiting list for liver transplantation has increased at a rate of 150 new cases per month. Liver ...
Pediatric liver transplant outcome using severe hypernatremic donors
Introduction Pediatric liver transplantation is limited by donation. In the last 5 years, urgent conditions have forced transplant teams to accept donors with minor suboptimal conditions, termed "extended donor criteria." ...
General considerations, indications and contraindications for liver transplantation in Chile. A multicenter consensus development document Trasplante hepático en Chile: Aspectos generales, indicaciones y contraindicaciones (Documento de consenso)
Liver transplantation is an excellent therapeutic option for terminal liver disease. During the last decades the results of liver transplantation have improved significantly with a patient survival rate of nearly 90% at ...