Successful living donor liver transplantation in portomesenteric thrombosis.

Abstract

Chronic portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is often considered a relative contraindication for living donor liver transplantation due to the risks involved and higher morbidity. In this report, we describe a surgical strategy for living donor liver transplant in patient with complete PVT using venovenous bypass from the inferior mesenteric vein (IMV) and then… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2010.03124.x

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