Successful Liver Transplantation In Hepatopulmonary Syndrome – Case Report

Kam Choy Chen, Lim Chooi Bee

Abstract


Introduction

Hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS) is characterized by the triad of liver disease, pulmonary vascular dilatation and arterial oxygenation abnormality. It occurs in 4% to 47% in patient with liver cirrhosis [1]. We describe 2 cases of HPS with recovery from hypoxaemia after liver transplantation.

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