Paediatric Liver Transplant

Narayana Health conducts complex liver surgeries with intra-operative ultrasound guidance, thus making these procedures safer with better outcomes and quicker recovery. Children with liver cancer and chronic liver disease are also given the option of liver transplant, which Mazumdar Shaw Medical Center in Bangalore has been conducting. This department is a comprehensive one-stop facility for treatment of all kind of gastro-intestinal tract anomalies.

Through a liver transplant surgery a diseased liver is replace with a healthy liver from donor not necessarily related. Many people have had liver transplants and now lead normal lives. One of the most common reasons for liver transplant is cirrhosis caused by healthy liver cells being replaced with scarred tissues. Some other indications are:

  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Alcohol induced cirrhosis
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
  • Liver tumors