liver transplant facts

Preoperative Preparations & Postoperative Precautions For Liver Transplant!

By Rajiv Lochan, Liver Transplant Surgery Liver transplant surgery is not a very complex procedure, but the preparation for it is elaborate and time consuming. Aftercare is also crucial because surgery is not all that is required to ensure a healthy life for the patient. The donor too needs to follow a…

Types Of Liver Transplant Surgery!

By Rajiv Lochan, Liver Transplant Surgery Liver is one of the most vital organs in the human body and there is no known way yet to compensate for its absence. Therefore, Liver Transplant Surgery becomes absolutely essential in case of failure of the organ or to cure its insufficiency. This procedure replaces…

Liver Transplant Surgery – When Do You Need It?

By Rajiv Lochan, Liver Transplant Surgery Did you know that liver stands second among the most transplanted organs in the human body? Liver diseases are becoming more prevalent today. A liver transplant becomes necessary when a person’s liver is diseased or injured. Through surgical procedures, a part or the complete healthy liver…

Liver Transplant Rejection – What Should You Know?

By Rajiv Lochan, Liver Transplant Surgery Liver Transplant Surgery is a procedure in which a whole liver or part of the liver is transplanted to a patient whose liver is damaged. However, when a new liver is transplanted, the body immunity system considers it a threat and body try to reject the…

Know The Signs Of Liver Transplant!

  By Dr. Nitin Jain, Surgical Gastroenterology The liver is one of the most important organs of our body. Therefore, its impairment might prove fatal, if complications arising out of a liver disorder are not timely treated. Liver failure can be the result of various disorders like hepatitis, cirrhosis of the liver,…

Symptoms Of An Urgent Liver Transplant!

  By Dr. Vivek Saraf, Gastroenterology Liver is one of the most important organs of our body. Therefore, its impairment might prove fatal, if complications arising out of a liver disorder are not timely treated. Liver failure can be the result of various disorders like hepatitis, cirrhosis of liver, indiscriminate consumption of…

Know When You Require Liver Transplant!

By Dr. Ajay Sharma, General Surgery Liver is one of the most important organs of our body. Therefore, its impairment might prove fatal, if complications arising out of a liver disorder are not timely treated. Liver failure can be the result of various disorders like hepatitis, cirrhosis of liver, indiscriminate consumption of…

Popular Myths About Liver Transplant Surgery!

By Dr. Sandeep Jha, Surgical Gastroenterology Liver transplant surgery is a serious and, often misunderstood, medical procedure. The surgery is vital for some people, which is why it essential to bust some of the myths that have cropped up about the procedure. Here is a look at four myths about liver transplant…