Imaging in liver transplantation

Last revised by Henry Knipe on 16 Apr 2021

Imaging in liver transplantation is aimed to evaluate donor and recipient for successful transplantation and its outcome.

Pre-transplant evaluation

  • volume of liver
  • parenchymal disease (diffuse or focal)
  • vascular anatomy
    • arterial variations
    • venous variations
  • biliary anatomy
  • vascular anatomy, e.g arterial variations, including enlarged or diminutive vessels
  • see Milan criteria

Post-transplant evaluation

Normal findings in recipient

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