Living-Donor Liver Transplantation with the Left Lobe
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An inverted, T-shaped incision is made, and the abdominal cavity is opened. After the exploration, cholecystectomy and intraoperative cholangiography are performed. The cholangiogram will guide the division of the bile duct in the latter stages of the operation.
KeywordsParenchymal transection Venous outflow reconstruction Biliary tree anastomosis Short hepatic vein dissection
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