Successful living donor liver transplantation for polycystic liver in a patient with autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease.

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Orthotopic liver transplantation has been recommended for patients with disabling polycystic liver disease (PCLD). Because of the shortage of cadaveric donors, living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) has been developed as an alternative. We describe the case of a woman with PCLD as an extrarenal manifestation of autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney… (More)

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@article{Takegoshi2001SuccessfulLD, title={Successful living donor liver transplantation for polycystic liver in a patient with autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease.}, author={Kunio Takegoshi and Kohichi Tanaka and Hisako Nomura and Kei Miyagi and Shuhzou Taira and Naoko Takayanagi}, journal={Journal of clinical gastroenterology}, year={2001}, volume={33 3}, pages={229-31} }