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Cindy was posted 07/30/2004 09:35 pm by mrs
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Sounds like his cancer in located within the liver which is why a transplant may be possible. Where are you located? Does he have a healthy siblings or relatives who may be willing to be a donor? A living donor may be a possibility instead of waiting for a cadaveric liver or until the liver gets to the critical point and moved up to the head of the list.

My dad did have the whipple which is a major operation. His surgeon is a highly skilled liver transplant surgeon and considered one of the best in the US. He did dad's whipple. Dad was never eligible for a liver transplant. He did live almost five years from the date of his whipple surgery. Come back and ask more questions. Take care......Mary

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