Liver transplant

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What is liver transplant?

Liver transplantation or hepatic transplantation is a surgical procedure performed to transfer a healthy liver from a donor to replace the diseased liver of the recipient.

Common symptoms reported by people with liver transplant

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people for liver transplant

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Prograf)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
249
Tried for
liver transplant (4)
Treatment name(s)

(Neoral)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
57
Tried for
liver transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(CellCept)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
152
Tried for
liver transplant (1)

Data from patients with liver transplant, who have ever reported treatments, ordered by their reporting frequency during the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with liver transplant

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Prograf)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
liver transplant (4)
Treatment name(s)

(Neoral)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
liver transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(CellCept)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
liver transplant (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with liver transplant, who have ever reported treatments, ordered by their reporting frequency during the last 5 years.
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Who has liver transplant on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 3 new patients joined this month
  • 759 say liver transplant is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 8
20s 21
30s 101
40s 87
50s 155
60s 255
70+ 154

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 373
Female 424

These charts show data from liver transplant patients who have completed their condition history
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