Fatty infiltration of the liver is common in the brain-dead donor population and has a strong correlation with primary nonfunction after cold preservation, a condition that is catastrophic to liver transplant recipients. This literature review examines factors associated with the development, diagnosis, quantification, and clinical management of this difficult condition.
Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society
Animals; Disease Models, Animal; Fatty Liver; Humans; Liver; Liver Transplantation; Living Donors
Imber, Charles J.; St Peter, Shawn D.; Handa, Ashok; and Friend, Peter J., "Hepatic steatosis and its relationship to transplantation." (2002). Manuscripts, Articles, Book Chapters and Other Papers. 562.