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Do people have liver transplants for porphyria?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Lance Stein
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Some types of porphyrias may lead to liver failure requiring a liver transplant.

In brief: Yes

Some types of porphyrias may lead to liver failure requiring a liver transplant.
Dr. Lance Stein
Dr. Lance Stein
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Dr. Andrew Carroll
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes they do. People with porphyria need to be cautious as the reasons for liver failure for their native liver can also cause the same in the transplanted liver.

In brief: Yes

Yes they do. People with porphyria need to be cautious as the reasons for liver failure for their native liver can also cause the same in the transplanted liver.
Dr. Andrew Carroll
Dr. Andrew Carroll
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