Post date: Sep 14, 2011 4:27:29 PM
Organ Transplantation is like its own little world. And in this world a different language is spoken. Here, we offer some help in navigating the new world. Many of the links will take you to external sites.
Click to find out what is biliary atresia? (The Liver Disease Natalie was born with)
Living Donor Resource
Our Transplant Center - http://www.childrensmemorial.org/depts/siragusa/default.aspx
Liver Transplant Program - http://www.childrensmemorial.org/depts/siragusa/livertrans/overview.aspx
Liver Team - http://www.childrensmemorial.org/depts/siragusa/livertrans/liverteam.aspx
Brilliant Surgeon - http://www.former-surgery.northwestern.edu/content/ShowMemberPage.asp?typ=faculty&mbr_ik=61
Portal Vein Hypertension
Surgical options - http://www.childrensmemorial.org/depts/siragusa/transplant-surgery/surgical-options.aspx
Video with our surgeon talking about the risks- http://www.childrensmemorial.org/media.aspx?media=28
Distal Splenorenal Shunt Procedure
1. C.L.A.S.S. - Children's Liver Association For Support Services
2. Liver Families :: Pediatric liver disease, biliary atresia and ...
Oh, oh, and how about some pictures!!!
Here is what living donor looks like:
Eventually, this will become its own section here at nataliebear.com.
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