Specific Considerations with Liver Disease - Postoperative Liver Dysfunction
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Postoperative liver dysfunction after surgery and anesthesia is common and can range from mild enzyme elevations to fulminant hepatic failure. There are many etiologies for postoperative hepatic dysfunction.