Impact of very advanced donor age on hepatic artery thrombosis after liver transplantation.

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BACKGROUND The impact of advanced donor age on hepatic artery thrombosis (HAT) after liver transplantation (LT) is controversial. METHODS We analyzed the incidence of and risk factors for HAT in LT with donors aged 70 years or older. Eighty patients were transplanted between 1998 and 2002 (group A) and 132 between 2003 and 2008 (group B). RESULTS In the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/TP.0b013e3182252800

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@article{Cescon2011ImpactOV, title={Impact of very advanced donor age on hepatic artery thrombosis after liver transplantation.}, author={Matteo Cescon and Matteo Zanello and Gian Luca Grazi and Alessandro Cucchetti and Matteo Ravaioli and Giorgio Ercolani and Massimo del Gaudio and Augusto Lauro and M Morelli and Antonio Daniele Pinna}, journal={Transplantation}, year={2011}, volume={92 4}, pages={439-45} }