Microsurgery In Liver Research

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During the last two decades microsurgery has progressively taken the place of macrosurgery since it largely improves the experimental models in liver research. This is a concise but comprehensive ...
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Orthotopic and Heterotopic Liver Transplantation

Pp. 168-198 (31)

Lorente Lorente, Maria Angeles Aller and Jaime Arias


The different methods to achieve an effective liver preservation by simple cold storage are described in this chapter. Furthermore, the most used techniques of orthotopic and heterotopic liver transplantation as well as the postoperative complications, among which ischemiareperfusion injury and rejection stand out, are explained as well.


Surgery I Department, School of Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid. Madrid. Spain.