Transplant Rev (Orlando) 2022 01 21;36(1):100678. Epub 2022 Jan 21.
Leuven Intestinal Failure and Transplantation (LIFT) center, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium; Department of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; Department of Chronic Diseases and Metabolism (CHROMETA), Laboratory of Respiratory Diseases and Thoracic Surgery (BREATHE), KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. Electronic address:
Background: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) have an increasing incidence and are characterized by an invasive and metastatic presentation, rendering a curative resection not always feasible. For some patients the only life-saving option would be a multivisceral transplantation (MvTx). This systematic review aims to summarize the reported experience on combined liver-intestinal and MvTx for NET according PRISMA-guidelines. Read More