Hepatic vein anastomotic stricture after living donor liver transplantation.

@article{Totsuka2004HepaticVA,
  title={Hepatic vein anastomotic stricture after living donor liver transplantation.},
  author={Eishi Totsuka and Kenichi Hakamada and Shuji Narumi and Yoshikazu Toyoki and Yutaka Umehara and Hirobumi Okawa and Toshihito Tsubo and Hitoshi Ishihara and Syuichi Yoshihara and M Eondoh and Toshihiro Morita and Mutsuo Sasaki},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2004},
  volume={36 8},
  pages={2252-4}
}
This report discusses the pathophysiology of and therapeutic methods to address hepatic vein anastomotic stricture after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT). From 1994 to 2002, our 15 LDLTs using the lateral segments or left lobes included four recipients who experienced 28 occurrences of this complication after the operation. The period between LDLT… CONTINUE READING