Technical solutions for venous outflow reconstruction in damaged liver grafts during procurement: case reports.


The incidence and clinical consequences of hepatic injuries (parenchymal, vascular, and biliary) due to surgical handling during multiorgan procurement are still underestimated. Surgical damage to liver grafts may lead to an increased mortality and graft dysfunction rate; therefore, multiorgan procurements require a high level of expertise and training. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2008.06.003

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