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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Condition Specific Organizations

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

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Liver Transplant" returned 1974 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Presence of Candida spp. and candidiasis in liver transplant patients.
 

Author(s): Samantha Bertoncello Dos Santos, Clarice Elvira Saggin Sabadin, Débora Nunes Mario, Lilian Rigo, Dulce Aparecida Barbosa

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2018 Jun;93(3):356-361.

 

Candidiasis is the most common opportunistic fungal infection of the oral cavity caused by fungi of the genus Candida and usually associated with immunosuppressed individuals.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Howell-Jolly bodies and liver-spleen scanning for assessment of splenic filtrative function yields discordant results in renal transplant recipients.
 

Author(s): Nordeval Cavalcante Araújo, Margarida Maria Camões Orlando, Moises Bonifácio Neves, Suzimar Silveira Rioja, Stella Beatriz Gonçalves de Lucena, Carlos Alberto Mandarim-de-Lacerda

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(51):e9242.

 

Given discrepancies between methods for diagnosing hyposplenism, the purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of the spleen size on the correlation between the methods, and to propose a model for improving the interpretation. Patients with renal allografts were included, in ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Immediate postoperative tracheal extubation in a liver transplant recipient with encephalopathy and the Mayo end-stage liver disease score of 41: A CARE-compliant case report revealed meaningful challenge in recovery after surgery (ERAS) for liver transplantation.
 

Author(s): Jianbo Li, Chengdi Wang, Nan Chen, Jiulin Song, Yan Sun, Qin Yao, Lunan Yan, Jiayin Yang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(47):e8467.

 

Immediate postoperative tracheal extubation (IPTE) is one of the most important subject in recovery after surgery (ERAS) for liver transplantation. However, the criteria for IPTE is not uniform at present.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Liver Transplant" returned 195 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

THE IMPACT OF THE MELD SCORE ON LIVER TRANSPLANT ALLOCATION AND RESULTS: AN INTEGRATIVE REVIEW.
 

Author(s): Ana Claudia Oliveira de Moraes, Priscilla Caroliny de Oliveira, Olival Cirilo Lucena da Fonseca-Neto

Journal: Arq Bras Cir Dig. ;30(1):65-68.

 

Liver transplantation is intended to increase the survival of patients with chronic liver disease in terminal phase, as well as improved quality of life. Since the first transplant until today many changes have occurred in the organ allocation system.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Autoimmune Hepatitis in the Liver Transplant Graft.
 

Author(s): Eliza W Beal, Sylvester M Black, Anthony Michaels

Journal: Clin Liver Dis. 2017 05;21(2):381-401.

 

Recurrent autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and de novo AIH are 2 important causes of late graft failure after liver transplantation (LT). Recurrent AIH occurs in patients who undergo LT for AIH. De novo AIH occurs in patients who are transplanted for etiologies other than AIH. Although ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 5 Apr 2018

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Evaluate the Clinical Benefits of EnvarsusXR in Post Liver Transplant
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Post Liver Transplant

 

Last Updated: 28 Dec 2017

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