Chapter 22. Liver Transplantation in the Management of Chronic Viral Hepatitis

  1. Howard Thomas BSc PhD FRCP FRCpath FMedSci Professor1,
  2. Stanley Lemon Professor2 and
  3. Arie Zuckerman MD, DSc, FRCP, FRCPath, FMedSci, Dip. Bact Professor3
  1. Marina Berenguer and
  2. Teresa L Wright

Published Online: 26 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987131.ch22

Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition

Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition

How to Cite

Berenguer, M. and Wright, T. L. (2005) Liver Transplantation in the Management of Chronic Viral Hepatitis, in Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition (eds H. Thomas, S. Lemon and A. Zuckerman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987131.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Dean (Clinical) Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Wing, St Mary's Hospital Medical School, London UK

  2. 2

    Dean of Medicine, Department of Microbiology & Immunology & Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA

  3. 3

    The Royal Free Hospital of Medicine, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130059

Online ISBN: 9780470987131



  • liver transplantation;
  • chronic viral hepatitis;
  • hepatitis B virus (HBV);
  • cirrhosis;
  • pathogenesis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Recurrent hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection

  • Recurrent hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection

  • Conclusions