Familial homozygous hypercholesterolemia: When to turn to transplant?

Abstract

In this issue of Pediatric Transplantation, Mansoorian et al. report on 36 cases of preemptive liver transplantation for homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) (1). Prior to 2011, there were six reported cases of preemptive liver transplantation for HoFH performed for their presumed high risk for cardiovascular complications (2–5). However, in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/petr.12561

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@article{Asai2015FamilialHH, title={Familial homozygous hypercholesterolemia: When to turn to transplant?}, author={Akihiro Asai and Rohit Kohli}, journal={Pediatric transplantation}, year={2015}, volume={19 6}, pages={577-9} }