Delayed splenic artery occlusion for treatment of established small-for-size syndrome after partial liver transplantation.

@article{Humar2009DelayedSA,
  title={Delayed splenic artery occlusion for treatment of established small-for-size syndrome after partial liver transplantation.},
  author={Abhinav Humar and Joy M. Beissel and Shaina Crotteau and Melissa Cohen and John Lake and William D. Payne},
  journal={Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={163-8}
}
We looked at the impact of delayed splenic artery occlusion (SAO) on recipients with established small-for-size syndrome (SFSS) after partial graft liver transplantation [either from a living donor (LD) or split from a deceased donor (DD)]. Between 1999 and 2007 we performed a total of 100 partial liver transplantations in adult recipients: 66 LD transplantations and 34 DD split transplantations. Of these, 7 (7%) developed SFSS, diagnosed by the clinical features of cholestasis, coagulopathy… CONTINUE READING

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