Hepatic artery stenosis after liver transplant, managed with percutaneous angioplasty and stent placement
Shaikh F, Solis J, Bajwa T. Hepatic artery stenosis after liver transplant, managed with percutaneous angioplasty and stent placement. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2007 Feb 15;69(3):369-71.
Hepatic artery stenosis is a recognized vascular complication of orthotopic liver transplant that carries significant morbidity and mortality. The authors present a case of hepatic artery stenosis in a 50-year-old female successfully treated with balloon angioplasty and stent. This case report highlights the importance of percutaneous intervention as a preferred treatment option in patients with hepatic artery stenosis post-orthotopic liver transplant.