Liver Transplant Surgery in Turkey: Cost & Reviews
Hepatic transplantation or liver grafting is the process of replacing a sick liver by a healthy one from a donor (allograft). Liver grafting is a surgical treatment option for final-stage liver disease and acute liver failure.
This is a very delicate surgery. Taking a liver or a part of it from a living donor or brain-dead, to graft into a receiver. Adding to that, the doctor must ensure its good functionality.
According to a study, patients with a grafted liver have an 89% chance of surviving after the first year. The survival rate of the five following years is 75 %.
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