Infections and liver transplants

Infections are very common immediately after surgery and in the months or years after a transplant

Key points

  • Infections are very common after a liver transplant
  • Most infections can be treated with antibiotics
  • Chest, tummy, wound and urine infections are the common infections
  • There is also a small risk of getting an infection from your transplanted liver

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