Segmental Liver Transplantation From Living Donors Report of the Technique and Preliminary Results in Dogs


A technique of orthotopic liver transplantation using a segmental graft from living donors was developed in the dog. Male mongrel dogs weighing 25-30 kg were used as donors and 10-15 kg as recipients. The donor operation consists of harvesting the left lobe of the liver (left medial and left lateral segments) with the left branches of the portal vein… (More)


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