Hyperlipidemia in Iranian liver transplant recipients: prevalence and risk factors

Hyperlipidemia is a metabolic complication after liver transplantation (LT). The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence and risk factors for developing hyperlipidemia in patients who underwent LT in the Shiraz Organ Transplantation Center. Our patients were 170 liver recipients who underwent LT from 1994 to 2006 in the Organ Transplantation… CONTINUE READING