Liver transplantation in the presence of situs inversus totalis: application of reduced-size graft.

@article{Kawamoto1995LiverTI,
  title={Liver transplantation in the presence of situs inversus totalis: application of reduced-size graft.},
  author={Shunji Kawamoto and Russell W. Strong and Stephen V. Lynch and Tat Hin Ong and S. Praga Pillay and Jyunichi Yamanaka and Glenda A. Balderson},
  journal={Liver transplantation and surgery : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society},
  year={1995},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={23-5}
}
Because of the anatomical features associated with situs inversus, technical difficulties will be encountered during orthotopic liver transplantation. This report describes the case of a patient with situs inversus totalis and end-stage liver disease from biliary atresia who was treated by segmental orthotopic liver transplantation. The segmental graft was… CONTINUE READING