After the Pediatric Liver Transplant

Taking a child home with a new liver can be very stressful. The Children’s Liver Transplant team will give families information to help care for their child at home.

Post-Transplant Information

Caring for the Child   
Tips for helping care for a child following a liver transplant including: 

Caring for the Family  
Tips for married parents, divorced parents, siblings and grandparents.

Complications Following Transplant   
Read about common complications, early warning signs and treatment.

Clinic Visits
Follow-up kidney transplant visits are vital to a child's care.

Lab Work  
Checking lab results in one way Children's Liver Transplant team can decide on the right amount of medicine for the child.

Viral Infections   
Since the child's immune system is weak, some viruses can be serious.