Technical considerations in liver transplantation: What a hepatologist needs to know (and every surgeon should practice)

@article{Eghtesad2005TechnicalCI,
  title={Technical considerations in liver transplantation: What a hepatologist needs to know (and every surgeon should practice)},
  author={Bijan Eghtesad and Zakiyah Kadry and John J Fung},
  journal={Liver Transplantation},
  year={2005},
  volume={11}
}
Orthotopic liver transplantation (LTX) has become an accepted means for the treatment of end-stage liver disease. Although the technique of LTX has been refined to a relatively standardized approach, the operation remains a formidable surgical challenge. As such, LTX can have numerous technical complications, in which the recipient’s pretransplant condition, donor and immunologic factors, may all contribute. These risks can be minimized by appropriate ABO matching, size matching, adequate… 
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