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Lee and Lee: Pediatric Liver Transplantation


Pediatric liver transplantation has evolved into a definite and effective therapeutic modality for various liver diseases in the pediatric patient. During the last 25 years, liver transplant outcomes in Korea have reached international standards and Korea has become the leader in living-donor liver transplantation. This review will present the cumulative outcomes of pediatric liver transplantation performed in Korea and will focus on other issues of interest involving pediatric liver transplant recipients, especially in the field of immunosuppression and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease.

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Fig. 1
Cases of pediatric liver transplantation in Korea6
Fig. 2
Survival of patients (A) and grafts (B) in pediatric liver transplantation6
Table 1
Indications for Liver Transplantation in 534 Pediatric Patients in Korea6


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