PEDIATRIC TRANSPLANTATION, vol.12, no.1, pp.105-108, 2008 (SCI-Expanded)
Amanita phalloides is a deadly wild mushroom causing severe damage in man ranging from diarrhea to organ dysfunction. If not treated, mortality is as high as 80%. Treatment includes supportive measures, inactivation of the toxin and if liver failure occurs liver transplantation. The indications for transplantation are debatable.