Ischemic liver dysfunction after elective repair of infrarenal aortic aneurysm: incidence and outcome.


OBJECTIVE To assess the frequency of early postoperative liver dysfunction in patients undergoing elective infrarenal aortic aneurysm repair, their hospital course, and outcome. DESIGN A retrospective case-control study. SETTING A single tertiary referral center. PARTICIPANTS A review of medical records of 942 consecutive asymptomatic patients with… (More)