Excellent outcomes of liver transplantation using severely steatotic grafts from brain-dead donors.

Abstract

We rejoice in reading the excellent Hong Kong experience using severely steatotic grafts from brain-dead donors in liver transplantation (LT). When 19 grafts with macrovesicular steatosis>60% were used, they did not report any primary nonfunction, early allograft dysfunction, in-hospital and 30-day mortality, and major vascular or biliary complications. In… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/lt.24362

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