Original Publication Date: 1 November, 2014
Publication / Source: Hepatic Oncology
Authors: Kyung-Suk Suh, Hae Won Lee
Liver transplantation is one of the most effective treatment options for hepatocellular carcinoma. Although the Milan criteria have been widely used to identify suitable candidates for liver transplant with a good prognosis, many transplant centers have developed and actually used more expanded criteria. Living donor liver transplant (LDLT) is at the center of expansion of criteria because it is based on the personal relationship between a recipient and a donor.