​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Hospital Arrival

What happens when I arrive at the hospital?​

You will be admitted to the ​Transplant Inpatient Unit​ and examined by the liver transplant team.

Between 6 am to 11 pm go to:

Admitting Department
Toronto General Hospital
200 Elizabeth Street
Ground Floor, Eaton Wing - Elizabeth Street entrance
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Between 11pm and 7 am, go to:

Emergency Department
Toronto General Hospital
At the corner of Elizabeth St. and Gerrard St.​
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What will happen before my operation?
  • Nurses and doctors will examine and prepare you for the operation.
  • Nurses will ask for a urine sample.
  • Blood tests, an ECG, and a chest x-ray will be done.
  • An intravenous line (IV) will be inserted into your arm.
  • You not be given anything to drink or eat.​
  • ​Doctors will see you to discuss the operation and answer any questions you may have

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