- 1A 10-year survival rate of 60% or greater after orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) is expected.
- 2Renal dysfunction is common after OLT.
- 3Patients without early renal dysfunction after OLT are at low risk for long-term renal dysfunction.
- 4Hypertension occurs in greater than 50% of long-term survivors.
- 5Immunosuppressive protocols must be adjusted early to avoid long-term complications.