Recurrence of clinically significant hepatitis A following liver transplantation for fulminant hepatitis A.

@article{Eisenbach2006RecurrenceOC,
  title={Recurrence of clinically significant hepatitis A following liver transplantation for fulminant hepatitis A.},
  author={Christoph Eisenbach and Thomas Longerich and Helmut Fickenscher and Gunnar Schalasta and Wolfgang Stremmel and Jens Encke},
  journal={Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology},
  year={2006},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={109-12}
}
BACKGROUND We report hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection of a liver allograft following transplantation for fulminant liver failure due to HAV infection. This rare condition has been described in only three patients to date. After liver transplantation allograft function was good, but starting 80 days after transplantation, episodes of acute graft dysfunction… CONTINUE READING