HIV No Barrier to Getting Liver Transplant: Study - WebMD | Organ Donation & Transplant Matters Resources |

This report of clinical research undertaken in Italy reveals that HIV should not be a barrier to getting a liver transplant as long as patients meet certain criteria.

The key message of this study is that liver transplantation is a valid option for HCC (liver cancer) treatment in HIV-infected patients," the study's authors wrote in a journal news release.