The role of Intraoperative cholangiography (IOC) and methylene blue tests in reducing bile leakage after living donor hepatectomy

Tuysuz U., AKTAŞ H., Bati I. B., EMİROĞLU R.

ASIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.44, no.1, pp.147-152, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.asjsur.2020.04.001
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.147-152
  • Keywords: Bile leakage, Donor, Living donor liver transplantation, Intraoperative cholangiography test, Methylene blue test, SINGLE-CENTER ANALYSIS, BILIARY COMPLICATIONS, LIVER-TRANSPLANTATION, HEPATIC RESECTION, RISK-FACTORS, MANAGEMENT, MORBIDITY, MORTALITY, PRESSURE, TRIAL
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Aim: Liver transplantation remains the only curative treatment in end stage liver disease. Biliary complications remain the most common major morbidity causes in hepatic resection. We aimed to determine and eliminate the bile leakage in donor hepatectomy of LDLT.