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Current status of liver transplantation.

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Liver transplantation has become the treatment of choice for a wide range of end-stage liver disease. As outcomes have improved, so the demand for this therapy has increasingly exceeded the availability of donor organs. Access to liver transplantation is controlled such that donor organs are generally allocated to the patients who are likely to benefit most, although if all patients who might benefit were placed on the waiting list, the donor shortage would be greatly increased. Recurrence of...

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10.1385/1-59745-049-9:29

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)
Volume:
333
Pages:
29-46
Publication date:
2006-01-01
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EISSN:
1940-6029
ISSN:
1064-3745
Source identifiers:
142111
Language:
English
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2013-02-20

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