Hepatic Artery Stenosis After Liver Transplant, Managed with Percutaneous Angioplasty and Stent Placement

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Abstract

Hepatic artery stenosis is a recognized vascular complication of orthotropic liver transplant that carries significant morbidity and mortality. The authors present a case of hepatic artery stenosis in a 50-year-old female successfully treated with balloon angioplasty and stent. This case report highlights the importance of percutaneous intervention as a preferred treatment option in patients with hepatic artery stenosis postorthotropic liver transplant.

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