Liberal Policy in Living Donor Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Lessons Learned

@article{Sotiropoulos2008LiberalPI,
  title={Liberal Policy in Living Donor Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Lessons Learned},
  author={Georgios C Sotiropoulos and Hauke Lang and George Sgourakis and Silvio Nadalin and Ernesto P. Molmenti and Arnold Radtke and Andreas Paul and Susanne Beckebaum and Fuat Hakan Saner and Hideo Baba and Guido G H Gerken and Massimo Mal{\'a}go and Christoph Erich Broelsch},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={54},
  pages={377-384}
}
Background Living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) in cases of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) that do not fulfil accepted tumor criteria continues to be a matter of controversy. The aim of this study was to evaluate survival and prognostic factors associated with a liberal exclusionary policy. Material and Methods This is an analysis of data collected… CONTINUE READING