Abdominal organ transplantation.

  title={Abdominal organ transplantation.},
  author={Claus U. Niemann and H. Peter Eilers},
  journal={Minerva anestesiologica},
  volume={76 4},
The improvement in the success of solid organ transplantation over the past decades is remarkable and well documented. It is now a well-accepted treatment modality for patients with end-stage organ disease. Within the field of transplantation, abdominal organ transplantation is significantly more common than thoracic transplantation. Abdominal organ transplantation includes kidney, liver, pancreas, and combinations of abdominal organs. The most frequently transplanted organs are kidney and… CONTINUE READING