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November 18, 2011

MELD Exceptions and Rates of Waiting List Outcomes


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In this manuscript the authors examined the impact of MELD exception points. This is mostly commonly given to patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who are on the waiting list. Liver transplantation for HCC continues to rise and in some centers approaches 30% of the waiting list. By awarding exception points, patients who are listed with […]

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