Tag: liver transplant

What to expect after a liver transplant

What to expect after a liver transplant

Patients will ask often ask you know what what can they expect after a transplant? It really depends how the operation went. You you’re going to be expected to be in the hospital at least seven days but sometimes longer if any complications do occur. If complications do occur we’ll,

Spencer’s New Liver

Spencer’s New Liver

I have a disease called primary sclerosing cholangitis. It attacks your liver. It hasn’t been too bad until the last two years or so. I’ve been getting cholangitis over and over and just having to keep coming back to the hospital. It’s hard to do anything because you’re always hurting.

How to Manage Hypothermia for the Liver Transplant Patient (Full Length)

How to Manage Hypothermia for the Liver Transplant Patient (Full Length)

Howdy I’m Scott Lindberg. I’m the director of liver transplant anesthesia at Houston Methodist Hospital Houston Texas we’ve been using the HotDog warming system now for about a year and a half We’ve gotten to where we are today because our our prior solutions for patient warming proved inadequate on

New Device Keeps Liver ‘Alive’ Outside the Body

New Device Keeps Liver ‘Alive’ Outside the Body

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Liver damage and liver transplant surgery

Liver damage and liver transplant surgery

The liver is the heavy industry of the human body. It produces and detoxifies everything that we need and everything that we need and do not need respectively. Therefore, when the liver malfunctions, eventually, every system in the human body malfunctions. There are classical symptoms that are associated with liver

Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis and Early Liver Transplant | FAQ with Dr. Andrew Cameron

Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis and Early Liver Transplant | FAQ with Dr. Andrew Cameron

(dramatic music)>>Alcoholic hepatitis is a serious medical condition in which a patient may experience rapid, acute liver failure in response to recent intake of alcohol. It’s really a spectrum of diseases. It can be mild, but in some scenarios, it can be life-threatening. (dramatic music) Well unfortunately, the treatment options