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Cell Salvage During Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Retrospective Analysis of Tumor Recurrence Following Irradiation of the Salvaged Blood

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Weller, Astrid ; Seyfried, Timo ; Ahrens, Norbert ; Baier-Kleinhenz, Lucia ; Schlitt, Hans-Jürgen ; Peschel, Georg ; Graf, Bernhard M. ; Sinner, Barbara
Date of publication of this fulltext: 03 Nov 2021 06:29


Background Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) is the treatment option for early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). OLT is often associated with high blood loss, requiring blood transfusion. Retransfusion of autologous blood is a key part of blood conservation. There are, however, concerns that the retransfusion of salvaged blood might cause the spread of cancer cells and induce ...


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