Mayo Clinic: Some Patients with Hepatitis B Faring Better after Liver Transplant

May 04, 2010

Study finds approximately 50 percent drop in need for second liver transplant

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Treatment to reduce recurrence of hepatitis B appears to improve liver transplant outcomes for some patients, according to a Mayo Clinic study presented at the American Transplant Congress under way May 1–5 in San Diego.