Risk factors for biliary complications after liver transplantation

  title={Risk factors for biliary complications after liver transplantation},
  author={Ye Ben Qian and Chi Leung Liu and Chung-Mau Lo and Sheung Tat Fan},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  volume={139 10},
HYPOTHESIS Biliary complications after liver transplantation can be predicted from perioperative factors. DESIGN Retrospective analysis of data collected prospectively. SETTING Tertiary referral center. PATIENTS From October 5, 1991, through June 22, 2002, 230 patients received 241 consecutive orthotopic liver transplants. Patients were divided into those with (group 1) and those without (group 2) biliary complications. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Postoperative outcomes, biliary leakage, and… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 47 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…