Vinicius Rocha Santos

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BACKGROUND Liver transplantation is performed at large transplant centers worldwide as a therapeutic intervention for patients with end-stage liver diseases. AIM To analyze the outcomes and incidence of liver transplantation performed at the University of São Paulo and to compare those with the State of São Paulo before and after adoption of the Model for(More)
BACKGROUND Hepatopulmonary syndrome is formed by a triad of liver disease, intrapulmonary vascular dilatation and changes in blood gases. This condition is present in 4-32% of patients with cirrhosis. AIM To analyze the blood gas changes data of patients in liver-transplant waiting list. METHOD Clinical data of 279 patients in liver transplantation(More)
BACKGROUND Pseudoaneurysm is a rare vascular complication in pancreas transplantation. This complication develops from a disruption of the arterial continuity, usually related to trauma, infection, vasculitis, or complications in vascular procedures. CASE REPORT A 43-year-old man underwent simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation for end-stage renal(More)
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