Hepatobiliary transporter expression and post-operative jaundice in patients undergoing partial hepatectomy.

@article{Bernhardt2012HepatobiliaryTE,
  title={Hepatobiliary transporter expression and post-operative jaundice in patients undergoing partial hepatectomy.},
  author={Gerwin Bernhardt and Gernot Zollner and Herwig Cerwenka and Peter Kornprat and Peter Fickert and Hans Peter Bacher and Georg Werkgartner and Gabriele M{\"u}ller and Kurt Zatloukal and H. -J. Mischinger and Michael A. Trauner},
  journal={Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver},
  year={2012},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={
          119-27
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Post-operative hyperbilirubinaemia in patients undergoing liver resections is associated with high morbidity and mortality. Apart from different known factors responsible for the development of post-operative jaundice, little is known about the role of hepatobiliary transport systems in the pathogenesis of post-operative jaundice in humans after liver resection. METHODS Two liver tissue samples were taken from 14 patients undergoing liver resection before and after Pringle… CONTINUE READING
BETA