Analysis of Portal Vein Reconstruction Technique with High-Grade Portal Vein Thrombus in Living Donor Liver Transplantation.

@article{Kuramitsu2016AnalysisOP,
  title={Analysis of Portal Vein Reconstruction Technique with High-Grade Portal Vein Thrombus in Living Donor Liver Transplantation.},
  author={Kaori Kuramitsu and Takumi Fukumoto and Hisoka Kinoshita and Masahiro Kido and Atsushi Takebe and Motofumi Tanaka and Takeshi Iwasaki and Masahiro Tominaga and Yonson Ku},
  journal={Annals of transplantation},
  year={2016},
  volume={21},
  pages={380-5}
}
BACKGROUND Portal vein thrombus (PVT) has been an absolute contraindication for liver transplantation because of technical difficulties and inadequate vessel graft supply. With recent surgical innovations many difficulties have been overcome and PVT is no longer a contraindication to liver transplantation. MATERIAL AND METHODS From June 2000 to December 2014, 72 patients underwent living donor liver transplantation at Kobe University Hospital, with a focus on the high-grade PVT cases and… CONTINUE READING
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