Clinical outcomes of and patient satisfaction with different incision methods for donor hepatectomy in living donor liver transplantation.

Abstract

With the decrease in the average donor age and the increase in the proportion of female donors, both donor safety and cosmetic appearance are major concerns for some living donors in living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) because a large abdominal incision is needed that may influence the donor's quality of life. In all, 429 donors who underwent donor… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/lt.24033

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