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Prediction of the Development of Persistent Massive Ascites after Living Donor Liver Transplantation Using a Perioperative Risk Score.

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Summary of "Prediction of the Development of Persistent Massive Ascites after Living Donor Liver Transplantation Using a Perioperative Risk Score."

Persistent massive ascites (PMAS) >14 days after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) is not uncommon and associated with worse outcome. A predictive risk scoring system was constructed after analysis of recipient, graft and surgery related factors.

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Name: Transplantation
ISSN: 1534-6080
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