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The authors evaluate the results of the technical variants of liver transplantion in the first 10 years. They present the technique of conventional and piggyback liver transplantation. Their aim is to compare the outcome of the two surgical implantation techniques. Using the piggyback technique, the need for intraoperative blood transfusion was less (10U)(More)
INTRODUCTIONS The authors summarize the demographic, morbidity and mortality characteristics of the Hungarian Liver Transplant Program. AIMS They evaluate the changes and development, that has taken place with regard to indications, recipient population and characteristics, operation technique, and peroperative patient management. METHOD In order to(More)
The living related donor mortality after liver donation could occur as a result of postoperative cardiovascular and thromboembolic complication; which could be minimized by detailed preoperative assessment of the living donor. The preoperative functional tests evaluate the physiological reserve or identify the living donors with limited response to the(More)
UNLABELLED Liver resection is the curative therapeutic option for hepatocellular carcinoma, biliary tumors, metastases of colorectal and other extrahepatic tumors, living donor liver transplantation and other benign liver diseases. AIM OF STUDY To summarize the evaluation methods of liver function before living donor liver transplantation and liver(More)
Authors analyzed the differences in the outcome of two European liver transplant centers differing in case volume and experience. The first was the Transplantation and Surgical Clinic, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary (SEB) and the second the University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands (UMCG). We investigated if such differences(More)
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