Nov 27, · Our Pediatric Liver Transplant Program works with such innovative treatments as reduced liver transplants, in which an infant or child receives a portion of an adult liver. Our specialists are sensitive to the special needs and unique medical complications that can come up . Dec 05, · A liver transplant, also called a hepatic transplant, can help save your life when your liver no longer works. The treatment involves surgical removal of Author: Kristeen Cherney.
Evaluation for liver transplant (LT) should be considered once a patient with cirrhosis has experienced an index complication such as ascites, hepatic encephalopathy, or variceal hemorrhage or hepatocellular dysfunction results in a MELD Score ≥15 (1-A). 2. In a liver transplant candidate potentially treatable etiologies and components ofFile Size: 1MB.