Orthotopic liver transplantation was accomplished in a 22-year-old woman dying of the Budd-Chiari syndrome. She is well and has normal liver function 16 months postoperatively. In view of the good early result, it will be appropriate to consider liver replacement for this disease in further well-selected cases.
|Number of pages
|JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
|Published - Sep 6 1976
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- General Medicine