Liver Transplant

Common Name(s)

Liver Transplant

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Hepatitis Foundation International

Hepatitis Foundation International is dedicated to promoting wellness and healthy lifestyles for all individuals in order to reduce the incidence of preventable diseases that affect the liver’s health including: obesity, diabetes, fatty liver, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, and substance abuse. We inform, educate, and empower by making available reliable and up-to-date information.

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Liver Transplant" for support, advocacy or research.

Hepatitis Foundation International

Hepatitis Foundation International is dedicated to promoting wellness and healthy lifestyles for all individuals in order to reduce the incidence of preventable diseases that affect the liver’s health including: obesity, diabetes, fatty liver, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, and substance abuse. We inform, educate, and empower by making available reliable and up-to-date information.

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Last Updated: 23 Feb 2015

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Liver Transplant" returned 1848 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Relapsing polychondritis in a liver transplant recipient: A case report.
 

Author(s): Anna Mydlak, Dariusz Sołdacki, Bartosz Foroncewicz, Zygmunt Stopa, Agnieszka Powała, Tadeusz Budlewski, Leszek Pączek, Krzysztof Mucha

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Oct;96(43):e8360.

 

Relapsing polychondritis (RP) is a multisystemic, progressive disease of unknown etiology characterized by recurrent inflammation and progressive cartilage destruction. It can involve all types of cartilage including ears and nose, tracheobronchial tree, joints, and any other tissue ...

Last Updated: 25 Oct 2017

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Study of factors affecting the incidence of skin cancer in patients after liver transplant.
 

Author(s): Gabriela Rached Campos, Ilka de Fátima Santana Ferreira Boin, Ivan Dias de Campos, Maria Letícia Cintra

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;92(4):492-498.

 

Many factors are currently being identified as potential inductors of skin cancer in patients after a liver transplant, among them, immunosuppressive regimen.

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

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Characteristics and risk of chronic graft-versus-host disease of liver in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.
 

Author(s): Chien-Ting Chen, Chun-Yu Liu, Yuan-Bin Yu, Chia-Jen Liu, Liang-Tsai Hsiao, Jyh-Pyng Gau, Tzeon-Jye Chiou, Jing-Hwang Liu, Yao-Chung Liu

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Chronic graft-versus-host-disease (cGvHD) is a serious complication of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT). Among various organ-specific cGvHD, the cGvHD of liver is less well-characterized. In this study, we applied the National Institutes of Health 2014 ...

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2017

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The terms "Liver Transplant" returned 184 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hepatitis B in Solid-Organ Transplant Procedures Other Than Liver.
 

Author(s): Dina Halegoua-De Marzio, Jonathan M Fenkel, Cataldo Doria

Journal: Exp Clin Transplant. 2017 Apr;15(2):130-137.

 

Transplant is often the best treatment available for patients with end-stage organ failure. Hepatitis B virus infection in transplant procedures other than liver is a major concern because it can be a significant cause of morbidity and mortality after transplant. Due to the increased ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2017

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Lymphoproliferative Disease After Pediatric Liver Transplant.
 

Author(s): Figen Özçay

Journal: Exp Clin Transplant. 2017 Mar;15(Suppl 2):79-81.

 

Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease is a major complication following solid-organ transplant. We summarize the relation of Epstein-Barr virus to this complication and discuss its treatment in pediatric patients.

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2017

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Liver Transplant for Nonhepatocellular Carcinoma Malignancy.
 

Author(s): Nihan Haberal Reyhan

Journal: Exp Clin Transplant. 2017 Mar;15(Suppl 2):69-73.

 

Liver transplant is now an acceptable and effective treatment for specific nonhepatocellular malignancies. Worldwide, hilar cholangiocarcinoma accounts for 3% of all primary gastrointestinal malignancies and for 10% of primary hepatobiliary malignancies. For patients who have early-stage, ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2017

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Everolimus Post Orthotopic Liver Transplant
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Orthotopic Liver Transplant

 

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2017

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MSC Therapy in Liver Transplantation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Transplant Rejection

 

Last Updated: 19 Jul 2017

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Interest of the Donor-specific Antibodies After Liver Transplantation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Transplant

 

Last Updated: 3 Aug 2017

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