Article Abstract

Importance of sarcopenia parameter changes after living donor liver transplantation

Authors: Duilio Pagano, Letizia Barbieri, Aurelio Seidita, Salvatore Gruttadauria


The systemic role of muscle tissue is strengthened by the large system of hormones, chemokines and other mediators that constitute a dense network of communication between the skeletal muscle and the liver (1,2).