Hepatic Hemodynamic Changes and Simulation in Living-Related Liver Transplantation
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00234624
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
This 1-year project is intended to study the hemodynamic changes of poratal and hepatic artery during living related liver transplantation. We hypothesize that after right hepatectomy for living related liver transplatation, portal vein overflow will change the remnant liver contour and result in liver hyperplasia.
Condition or disease
We use CT as tools to reconstruct 3D images of portal vein and hepatic artery before and one month after operation. The images are transferred to CAD and computer simulation is performed.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
21 Years to 65 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Inclusion Criteria: - Informed adult-to adult living donor underwent right lobectomy