This is a group for all people who have had liver transplants. Feel free to say how long you have been a recipient and what medication you are on. Some doctors hope to have their patients off all medications, any thoughts?
Latest Activity: Nov 21
Fundraiser set for liver transplant recipient
In desperate need of a liver transplant, Gillespie spent only two days on the waiting list because of her age and condition before undergoing the transplant procedure at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago on Aug. 6. “She was really ...
Hyderabad Global Hospital Performs Rare Liver Transplant
The New Indian Express
An unique and innovative pediatric liver transplant procedure performed by liver transplant surgeons at Global Hospitals here helped a mother save her ten-year-old son. Speaking to reporters here on Wednesday, Global Hospitals Group chairman and ...
Minor undergoes rare liver transplant
Gut Reaction: Black Kids Don't Fare as Well With Liver Transplants
Bucking a trend in claims of greater equality in transplant outcomes, researchers recently found that young whites had better survival out to 10 years following liver transplant than black children and teens. There was a nearly 25 percentage point ...
Was there a secret deal behind Steve Jobs' liver transplant?
Was there a secret deal behind Steve Jobs' liver transplant? Advertisement. Details. Description. NYU Professor of Bioethics Matthew Liao on the ethics of organ sales. More Info; Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; Expand Video. Date. Dec 11, 2013.
Kids' liver transplant success varies by race
9, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- White children in the United States have higher liver transplant survival rates than blacks and other minority children, a new study finds. Researchers looked at 208 patients, aged 22 and younger, who received a liver ...