Beyond the Milan criteria for liver transplantation in children with hepatic tumours.

Abstract

The Milan criteria were originally defined in the context of adult liver transplantation for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and cirrhotic livers. The aim of the criteria was to select patients with small tumours and no disease spread who had a good chance of success, thus avoiding futile transplants. This objective was reached successfully. For the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S2468-1253(17)30084-5

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@article{Goyet2017BeyondTM, title={Beyond the Milan criteria for liver transplantation in children with hepatic tumours.}, author={Jean de Ville de Goyet and R L Meyers and Greg M. Tiao and Bruce Morland}, journal={The lancet. Gastroenterology & hepatology}, year={2017}, volume={2 6}, pages={456-462} }