Effect of early allograft dysfunction on outcomes following liver transplantation.

@article{Hudcova2017EffectOE,
  title={Effect of early allograft dysfunction on outcomes following liver transplantation.},
  author={Jana Hudcova and Caitlin Scopa and Jawad Rashid and Ahsan Waqas and Robin R Ruthazer and R. Schumann},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  year={2017},
  volume={31 2}
}
Early allograft dysfunction (EAD) following liver transplantation (LT) remains a challenge for patients and clinicians. We retrospectively analyzed the effect of pre-defined EAD on outcomes in a 10-year cohort of deceased-donor LT recipients with clearly defined exclusion criteria. EAD was defined by at least one of the following: AST or ALT >2000 IU/L within first-week post-LT, total bilirubin ≥10 mg/dL, and/or INR ≥1.6 on post-operative day 7. Ten patients developed primary graft failure and… CONTINUE READING

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