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Abdominal organ transplantation; state of the art.


Abdominal organ transplantation; state of the art.

Ed. by Nizam Mamode and Raja Kandaswamy.



223 pages




Mamode, a transplant surgeon in the UK, and Kandaswamy (transplant surgery, U. of Minnesota) supply transplant surgeons and physicians, trainees, and allied professionals on the transplant team with a guide to abdominal organ transplantation. It contains 11 chapters by surgeons from the US and UK who discuss living donation, new surgical techniques, living-donor liver transplantation, antibody-incompatible transplantation, pancreas transplantation, allotransplantation of pancreatic islets, new cell therapies, intestinal transplantation, pediatric renal transplantation, and immunosuppressive pharmacotherapy.

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Date:Jun 1, 2013
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