Krishna Rivas

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STUDY QUESTION Is it possible to perform allogeneic uterus transplantation (UTx) with a donation from a live donor in a non-human primate species and what immunosuppression is needed to prevent rejection? SUMMARY ANSWER Allogeneic UTx in the baboon is a donor- and recipient-safe surgical procedure; immunosuppression with induction therapy and a triple(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess, in two separate groups of baboons, uterine viability after ligation of the uterine veins and uterine viability after ligation of both the uterine arteries and veins, respectively. DESIGN Prospective, observational study. SETTING Baboon breeding colony. ANIMAL(S) Six naïve female Papio hamadryas baboons with indicators of normal(More)
BACKGROUND There has been a resurgence of tuberculosis (TB) in the developed world, especially extrapulmonary manifestations, of which lymphadenitis is the most common. We reviewed all cases of mycobacterial lymphadenitis notified in the eastern suburbs of Sydney from 1989 to 1996. AIMS To review all cases of mycobacterial adenitis in eastern Sydney. (More)
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