Two-stage liver transplant for ruptured hepatic adenoma: A case report
Marc Salhanick, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, United States
Malcolm P MacConmara, Christine S Hwang, Justin R Parekh, Division of Surgical Transplantation, Department of Surgery, the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, United States
Mark R Pedersen, Lafaine Grant, Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, United States
Author contributions: Salhanick M and Pedersen MR wrote the paper; MacConmara MP, Hwang CS, Parekh JR and Grant L provided critical revision.
Informed consent statement: Given the nature of the patient’s condition at the time of hepatectomy and liver transplant, consent was obtained from the patient’s legal surrogate decision maker (her parents).
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Corresponding author: Malcolm P MacConmara, MD, Attending Doctor, Division of Surgical Transplantation, Department of Surgery, the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6201 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: November 15, 2018
Peer-review started: November 15, 2018
First decision: November 27, 2018
Revised: January 3, 2019
Accepted: January 27, 2019
Article in press: January 28, 2019
Published online: February 27, 2019