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Quantitative Liver Function

A2ALL: PHM and fLV Track Liver Regeneration

This study looked at liver regeneration after 2/3 of a healthy persons liver was donated to a patient.  Green traces show liver volume dropping to 1/3 of baseline after donation.  Blue traces show the body compensating with increased blood flow.  Red traces show liver function drops to only about 1/2 of baseline and recovers in about six months.
Functional Elements Associated with Hepatic Regeneration in Living Donors after Right Hepatic Lobectomy.  Gregory T. Everson, John C. Hoefs, Claus U. Niemann, Kim M Olthoff, Robert Dupuis, Shannon Lauriski, Andrea Herman, Norah Milne, Brenda W. Gillespie, Nathan P. Goodrich and James E. Everhart; LIVER TRANSPLANTATION, Vol. 19, No. 3, 2013.