Pediatric liver transplantation for metabolic liver disease: experience at King's College Hospital.

@article{Sze2009PediatricLT,
  title={Pediatric liver transplantation for metabolic liver disease: experience at King's College Hospital.},
  author={Yuk K Sze and Anil Dhawan and Rachel R. Taylor and Sanjay Bansal and Giorgina Mieli-Vergani and Mohamed Rela and Nigel Heaton},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2009},
  volume={87 1},
  pages={87-93}
}
AIMS The aims of this article were to report a single-center experience of pediatric liver transplantation for liver-based metabolic disorders and to compare the outcome of cirrhotic versus noncirrhotic metabolic liver disease. METHODS The medical records of 96 patients younger than 18 years undergoing transplantation for liver-based metabolic disorders from 1989 to 2005 were reviewed. RESULTS Hundred twelve transplants were performed in 96 patients at a median age of 59.7 months (range, 0… CONTINUE READING

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