What is Liver Transplant?
Liver transplantation is the therapeutic option of choice for acute and chronic end-stage liver disease. A liver transplant is considered when the liver no longer functions adequately (liver failure). Liver failure can happen suddenly (acute liver failure) as a result of viral hepatitis, drug-induced injury or infection. Liver failure can also be the end result of a long-term problem. The following conditions may result in chronic liver failure:- Chronic hepatitis with cirrhosis, Primary biliary cholangitis, Sclerosing cholangitis, Biliary atresia, Alcoholism, Wilson's disease, Hemochromatosis, Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
What are the benefits of Liver Transplant?
You should feel better and be able to have a more normal lifestyle.