Do you really know what you get: the benefits and doubts of domino liver transplantation.

@article{Bechstein2018DoYR,
  title={Do you really know what you get: the benefits and doubts of domino liver transplantation.},
  author={Wolf O Bechstein and A A Schnitzbauer},
  journal={Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation},
  year={2018},
  volume={31 11},
  pages={
          1198-1199
        }
}
Liver transplantation (LT) has perhaps been the first long-term clinically successful gene-therapy to provide patients with an in-born error of metabolism a near normal life. Some of these metabolic defects with an indication for liver transplantation are associated with an otherwise structurally and functionally complete normal liver. With these scenarios the concept of domino liver transplantation has been established. The liver of the recipient with a liver based metabolic disease can be… CONTINUE READING

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