Christopher D Anderson
Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
- Endoplasmic reticulum stress is a mediator of posttransplant injury in severely steatotic liver allograftsChristopher D Anderson
Departments of Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Liver Transpl 17:189-200. 2011..These data confirm ER stress in steatotic allografts and implicate this as a mediating mechanism of inflammation and hepatocyte death in the steatotic liver allograft...
- Donor graft steatosis influences immunity to hepatitis C virus and allograft outcome after liver transplantationVijay Subramanian
Department of Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Transplantation 92:1259-68. 2011..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that allograft steatosis alters immune responses to HCV and self-antigens promoting allograft fibrosis...
- Management of excluded bile ducts in paediatric orthotopic liver transplant recipients of technical variant allograftsKendra D Conzen
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
HPB (Oxford) 13:893-8. 2011..An unusual and complex biliary complication which can lead to graft loss is inadvertent exclusion of a major segmental bile duct. We present four cases and describe an algorithm to correct these complications...
- Utilization of hepatitis B core antibody-positive donor liver graftsMalcolm P MacConmara
Section of Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, MO 63110, USA
HPB (Oxford) 14:42-8. 2012..The inclusion of hepatitis B core antibody-positive (HBcAb+) liver donors is a strategy utilized to increase organ availability. This study examined HBcAb+ transplantation practices to identify specific factors influencing outcomes...
- Novel three-dimensional imaging technique improves the accuracy of hepatic volumetric assessmentBernard J DuBray
Department of Surgery, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
HPB (Oxford) 13:670-4. 2011....
- Organ allocation in pediatric renal transplants: is there an optimal donor?Susan C Pitt
Section of Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
Clin Transplant 27:938-44. 2013..Nonetheless, LD organs appear to provide optimal outcomes in pediatric renal transplants when considering the risk of becoming sensitized post-transplant complicating later use of the LD kidney. ..
- The role of molecular chaperonins in warm ischemia and reperfusion injury in the steatotic liver: a proteomic studyVenkataswarup Tiriveedhi
Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
BMC Biochem 13:17. 2012..01) between the two cohorts were selected and analyzed with HPLC/MS. Proteins were identified by Uniprot database. Interactive protein networks were generated using Ingenuity Pathway Analysis and GRANITE software...
- Biliary strictures in pediatric liver transplant recipients - early diagnosis and treatment results in excellent graft outcomesChristopher D Anderson
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Pediatr Transplant 14:358-63. 2010..Partial grafts are essential in pediatric LT, and a high clinical suspicion for biliary complications combined with aggressive and early diagnosis and therapy rarely results in graft loss...
- Towards minimizing immunosuppression in pediatric liver transplant recipientsYumirle P Turmelle
Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
Pediatr Transplant 13:553-9. 2009....
- Outcomes of neoadjuvant transarterial chemoembolization to downstage hepatocellular carcinoma before liver transplantationWilliam C Chapman
Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Ann Surg 248:617-25. 2008....
- Hepatocellular carcinoma: a review of the surgical approaches to managementBernard J DuBray
Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
Mo Med 108:195-8. 2011..In this manuscript, we review the current surgical management of HCC...
- Short- and long-term outcomes after steatotic liver transplantationM B Majella Doyle
Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Arch Surg 145:653-60. 2010..To determine if the use of steatotic grafts adversely affects outcomes in liver transplantation...
- Immune response to extracellular matrix collagen in chronic hepatitis C-induced liver fibrosisBrian B Borg
Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Liver Transpl 17:814-23. 2011..Our results demonstrate that in HCV-infected patients, the levels of Abs to ECM Col1, Col2, and Col5 positively correlate with liver fibrosis, which is associated with a predominantly T(h) 2 and T(h) 17 cytokine profile...
- Advanced donor age alone does not affect patient or graft survival after liver transplantationChristopher D Anderson
Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
J Am Coll Surg 207:847-52. 2008..We hypothesized that proper selection of donors older than age 60 would not disadvantage recipients in terms of patient and graft survival...
- Liver transplant for hepatitis C virus: effect of using older donor grafts on short- and medium-term survivalM B Majella Doyle
Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
Arch Surg 143:679-85; discussion 685. 2008..In addition, recent studies suggest that the use of older donors in recipients with HCV is associated with significantly worsened short- and long-term survival...
- Long-term survival after resection for primary hepatic carcinoid tumorClayton D Knox
Departments of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 4753, USA
Ann Surg Oncol 10:1171-5. 2003..Primary hepatic carcinoid tumors (PHCTs) are extremely rare, and fewer than 50 cases have been reported in the English-language literature. We report a patient with a PHCT and review the cases in the literature...