Liver Transplant in a Patient with Active Pulmonary Tuberculosis


Yanko Y., Topaloglu S. , Kocak B., Kanmaz T., Alan S., Acarli K., ...Daha Fazla

EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, cilt.8, ss.262-265, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.262-265

Özet

Objectives: Immunosuppressive treatment generally increases the severity of active infection. Therefore, liver transplant is contraindicated in the presence of active tuberculosis. Despite the importance of supportive treatment, liver transplant is the only treatment for fulminant hepatic failure.