Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi 2018 May;56(5):374-378
Organ Transplantation Department, First Central Clinic Institute of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin Clinical Research Center for Organ Transplantation, Tianjin 300192, China.
To investigate the relationship between psoas muscle index (PMI) and early postoperative survival rate and the incidence of complications after liver transplantation in adults. The clinical data of 225 patients (male, =184; female, =41) underwent liver transplantation at the Organ Transplantation Department of First Central Clinic Institute of Tianjin Medical University from January 2014 to December 2016 were analyzed, retrospectively.Original disease: hepatitis B liver cirrhosis(44 cases), hepatitis C cirrhosis(10 cases), autoimmune liver cirrhosis(29 cases), other benign liver diseases(24 cases), liver cirrhosis with liver cancer(116 cases), hilar cholangiocarcinoma(1 case) and hepatic vascular sarcoma(1 case). Read More