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How long will a liver transplant operation last?

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In brief: Most are 6-12 hours

Hard to be specific since recipients or donor organs may have features that make the procedure more or less difficult.

In brief: Most are 6-12 hours

Hard to be specific since recipients or donor organs may have features that make the procedure more or less difficult.
Dr. Stuart Flechner
Dr. Stuart Flechner
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In brief: Variable

Most operations last about 6 hours, but depends of cause for liver transplant and immediate function of the transplanted liver. I have performed them in as short as 4.
5 hours and as long as 12 hours.

In brief: Variable

Most operations last about 6 hours, but depends of cause for liver transplant and immediate function of the transplanted liver. I have performed them in as short as 4.
5 hours and as long as 12 hours.
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
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