Liver Transplantation in Adults

David H. Van Thiel, Robert R. Schade, Thomas E. Starzl, Shunzaburo Iwatsuki, Byers W.,. Shaw Jr ., Judith S. Gavaler, Marcus Dugas

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Human liver transplantation has been possible since 1967. We report our experience in 32 adult patients who received liver transplants at the University of Pittsburgh over a 16‐month period. Survival data, method utilized for patient selection, costs, and morbidity of the procedure are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)637S-640S
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1982


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  • Hepatology

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Van Thiel, D. H., Schade, R. R., Starzl, T. E., Iwatsuki, S., Shaw Jr ., B. W. ., Gavaler, J. S., & Dugas, M. (1982). Liver Transplantation in Adults. Hepatology, 2(5), 637S-640S.