Latest liver transplant Stories
A recent scientific discovery could reduce liver damage and prevent deaths caused by paracetamol overdoses.
Less than a week after making history as Children's Medical Center's 400th liver transplant patient, 10-month-old Serenity Stephens of North Richland Hills met the patient that started it all -- on the anniversary of the day the first patient received her liver.
By SHARPE, Marty AN IHC organisation is being prosecuted after one of its workers suffered acute organ failure and needed a liver transplant after contracting hepatitis B from a patient.
By Andrew Conte; Luis Fabregas At least three leading surgeons have emerged as candidates for transplant chief at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, the Tribune-Review has learned.
MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- While there are many causes of advanced liver disease, fatty liver, or NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis), has become the second leading cause of liver transplant in the United States.
By Telles-Correia, Diogo Barbosa, A; Mega, Ines; Direitinho, M; Morbey, A; Monteiro, E Background-Psychiatric diagnoses are very common in liver transplant candidates, and such diagnoses are predictive of a poor clinical evolution and quality of life after transplantation.
COLUMBIA, Md., Aug.
NEW YORK, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients who suffer from severe liver disease and need a liver transplant will no longer have to seek that highly specialized surgery and critically important follow-up care outside the borough of the Bronx.
SEATTLE, July 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington state Supreme Court has upheld a Department of Health decision to allow Swedish to establish a new adult liver transplant program on Swedish's First Hill campus.
LifeCycle Pharma has announced positive top-line results from a completed Phase II clinical study of LCP-Tacro tablets in stable liver transplant patients which are in line with earlier data announced for stable kidney transplant patients.
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