Italian Transplant Benefit Calculator 2.0


IMPORTANTE: separare i decimali con il punto non con la virgola e se ricalcoli il D-MELD reinserisci almeno uno dei successivi parametri

(separate decimals with point not comma; if you recalculate D-MELD please insert again one of the parameter below) 



CANDIDATE Characteristics

Creatinine / Creatinina (mg/dL) 

Bilirubin / Bilirubina (mg/dL) 


Serum AFP /  Alfafetoproteina (ng/mL) 

Maximum tumor size / Diametro massimo (cm) 

Donor Age / Età donatore (years / anni)

MELD Score 


Alive in waiting list non-HCC patients [1]

90-days     1-year    3-years

Life-expectancy over 3 years 


 Alive in waiting list HCC patients [2]

90-days     1-year   3-years

Life-expectancy over 3 years 


Età Ricevente (anni) / Recipent Age (years) 
positivo negativo
positivo negativo
Trombosi portale / portal vein thrombosis
presente assente
Ri-trapianto / re-transplantation
si no


Survival after liver transplantation [3]

90-days    1-year    3-years 

Transplant Benefit non-HCC patients
Gain in life-expectancy    (years)

Transplant Benefit HCC patients
Gain in life-expectancy  (years)













Bibliografia Essenziale

1) Wiesner RH, McDiarmid SV, Kamath PS.MELD and PELD: application of survival models to liver allocation, Liver Transpl 2001;7:567–80

2) Freeman RB, Edwards EB, Harper AM. Waiting list removal rates among patients with chronic and malignant liver diseases. Am J Transplant. 2006;6:1416-21.

3) Avolio AW, Cillo U, Salizzoni M. Balancing donor and recipient risk factors in liver transplantation: the value of D-MELD with particular reference to HCV recipients.Am J Transplant. 2011;11:2724-36.