[New technic of retro-peritoneal renal transplantation in the left lumbar position in the child. Report of two cases (author's transl)].

@article{Lengua1977NewTO,
  title={[New technic of retro-peritoneal renal transplantation in the left lumbar position in the child. Report of two cases (author's transl)].},
  author={F. Lengua and Louis Helfer and Nieves Casa{\~n} Pastor and O Gavilano and J Berenguel and Jacques Cinqualbre},
  journal={Journal de chirurgie},
  year={1977},
  volume={114 3},
  pages={
          201-8
        }
}
In the child, renal transplantation is almost always carried out by placing the kidney within the peritoneum for a simple reason: the donors being adults, the kidneys are too large to be placed in extra-peritoneal position. However, all authors agree that placing the kidney in an extra-peritoneal position offers undoubted advantages. 

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