Evaluations

Evaluation for candidacy for liver transplantation involves multiple outpatient studies and appointments. These studies include:
  • Duplex doppler of the liver

  • Blood work

  • Pulmonary function studies

  • Chest X-ray

  • Transplant surgeon evaluation

  • Social worker evaluation

  • Psychological evaluation

  • Anesthesia consult

  • Nephrology evaluation (if indicated)

  • Cardiac evaluation

  • Tuberculosis Skin Test

  • Mammogram (females age 45 or older)

  • PAP smear (females age 18 or older)

  • Electrocardiogram