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Success of living doner liver transplant
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Success of living doner liver transplant

Dear sir,
I heard in a web site about liver transplant, living donor liver transplant recipient survive 01 year 85%, 05 years 69% and 10 years 61%. I want to know what is mortality percent in transplant operation for recipient. after successful transplant, 15% die in 01 year, 31% after 5 years? pls details about overall success rate. I will be very grateful to you.

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in general the patient and graft survival rates after live donor and deceased donor transplants should be similar, with some program-to-program variation.
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