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prepforlivertransplantpprepforlivertransplantPreparing for a liver transplantFrenchTransplantTeen (13-18 years)LiverDigestive systemConditions and diseasesTeen (13-18 years)NA2018-04-09T04:00:00Z000Flat ContentCollection Hub<p></p><p></p>
Preparing for a liver transplantPPreparing for a liver transplantPreparing for a liver transplantEnglishGastrointestinal;TransplantTeen (13-18 years)LiverDigestive systemNon-drug treatment;Conditions and diseasesTeen (13-18 years)NALanding PageCollection Hub<p>Find out why you might need a liver transplant, how your healthcare team will check that you are ready for transplant surgery and what to do while you are waiting to receive your new liver. <br></p><p>Find out why you might need a liver transplant, how your healthcare team will check that you are ready for transplant surgery and what to do while you are waiting to receive your new liver. <br></p>

 

 

Preparing for a liver transplant2898.00000000000Preparing for a liver transplantPreparing for a liver transplantPEnglishGastrointestinal;TransplantTeen (13-18 years)LiverDigestive systemNon-drug treatment;Conditions and diseasesTeen (13-18 years)NALanding PageCollection Hub<p>Find out why you might need a liver transplant, how your healthcare team will check that you are ready for transplant surgery and what to do while you are waiting to receive your new liver. <br></p><p>Find out why you might need a liver transplant, how your healthcare team will check that you are ready for transplant surgery and what to do while you are waiting to receive your new liver. <br></p><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"><i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span> <h2 class="panel-title">Introduction<br></h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Discover why you may need a liver transplant and how a transplant can affect your life.</p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2639&language=English">About liver transplants</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"><i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span> <h2 class="panel-title">Assessment</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Before you can have a transplant, your transplant team will need to assess your health to make sure that your surgery can happen safely. Find out which healthcare professionals you will meet during your assessment, what tests and you will have and when you will get the results.</p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2640&language=English">Your liver transplant team</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2641&language=English">Specialists outside the liver transplant program</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2642&language=English">Common tests during your liver transplant assessment</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2644&language=English">Going through your liver transplant assessment and getting the results</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"><i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span> <h2 class="panel-title">Listed and waiting<br></h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Once your assessment is done, you will be booked in for transplant surgery or added to the transplant list. Find out about the two main types of organ donation, how to manage your health while waiting for transplant surgery and what to do when going to the hospital.</p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2645&language=English">Types of liver transplant</a></li><li><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"><i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span> <h3>Living donor transplant</h3></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2646&language=English">Liver transplant from a living donor</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2647&language=English">What to do when you are booked in for a liver transplant from a living donor</a></li></ol></li><li><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"><i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span> <h3>Deceased donor transplant</h3></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2648&language=English">Liver transplant from a deceased donor</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2650&language=English">What to do while waiting for your liver transplant</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2649&language=English">What to do when you are called in for a liver transplant from a deceased donor</a></li></ol></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2683&language=English">What to bring to the hospital before transplant surgery</a></li><li class="list-group-item"> <a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2651&language=English">Managing your life while waiting for a liver transplant</a></li></ol></div>prepforlivertransplant