[A modified arterial sleeve anastomosis in rat renal transplantation].

  title={[A modified arterial sleeve anastomosis in rat renal transplantation].},
  author={Panfeng Shang and Yanzong Zhao and Zhongjin Yue},
  journal={Zhongguo xiu fu chong jian wai ke za zhi = Zhongguo xiufu chongjian waike zazhi = Chinese journal of reparative and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={19 5},
OBJECTIVE To improve arterial anastomosis method for rat renal transplantation. METHODS Renal transplantations were performed on 72 wistar rats. The donor superior mesenteric artery was end-to-end anastomosed to the recipient left renal artery by using of sleeve anastomosis technique. The external diameters of the vessels anastomosed were 0.60 +/- 0.05 mm (left renal artery) or 0.80 +/- 0.07 mm (superior mesenteric artery). The procedure consisted of a guiding suture and two fixing sutures… CONTINUE READING