Weaning of immunosuppression in liver transplant recipients.

  title={Weaning of immunosuppression in liver transplant recipients.},
  author={George V Mazariegos and Jorge Luis Reyes and Ignazio Roberto Marino and Anthony Jack Demetris and Bridget Flynn and William Irish and John M McMichael and John J. Fung and Thomas E. Starzl},
  volume={63 2},
Immunosuppression has been sporadically discontinued by noncompliant liver allograft recipients for whom an additional 4 1/2 years of follow-up is provided. These anecdotal observations prompted a previously reported prospective drug withdrawal program in 59 liver recipients. This prospective series has been increased to 95 patients whose weaning was begun between June 1992 and March 1996, 8.4+/-4.4 (SD) years after liver replacement. A further 4 1/2 years follow-up was obtained of the 5 self… CONTINUE READING
Related Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time. VIEW TWEETS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 99 extracted citations

Tolerance in liver transplantation.

Best practice & research. Clinical gastroenterology • 2012
View 10 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Pediatric Liver Transplantation

Cesar Wiederkehr, Aguiar Wiederkehr

Immunosuppression in pediatric liver transplant recipients: Unique aspects.

Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society • 2017
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…