Postoperative Complications

- Hepatic artery thrombosis or stenosis

- Primary non-function (death of patient without retransplantation)

- Initial poor function (definition center dependent)

- Acute rejection

- Massive ascites

- Budd-Chiari syndrome

- Portal vein thrombosis

- Biliary leakage

- Bleeding

- Acute or chronic rejection

- Abdominal infections

- Intra-abdominal abscess

- Infected ascites

- Systemic infections

- Viral [e.g.,cytomegalovirus (CMV) or Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)]

- Fungal

- Bacterial

- Biliary complications

Intra- and/or extrahepatic stenosis and/or sludge formation

- Vascular complications

- Hepatic artery thrombosis

- Portal vein thrombosis

- Venous outflow tract obstruction

- Recurrent disease

- Malignancies

- Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders

- Skin cancer

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