oa South African Medical Journal - The stimulatory effect of a partially hepatectomized auxiliary graft upon the host liver - observations on the regenerative response in orthotopic and heterotopic grafts
|Article Title||The stimulatory effect of a partially hepatectomized auxiliary graft upon the host liver - observations on the regenerative response in orthotopic and heterotopic grafts|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Mar 1982|
|Pages||362 - 365|
|Keyword(s)||Functioning liver index, Hepatology, Heterotopic graft, Histology, Host liver, Partially hepatectomized auxiliary graft, Simulatory effect, Surgery and Thymidine kinase|
Transplantation of an intact or partially hepatectomized auxiliary liver graft has been shown to result in a marked regenerative response (as measured by thymidine kinase activity and mitotic index) in the donor liver, apparently associated with rejection.
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