Human uterus retrieval from a multi-organ donor.

@article{Priore2007HumanUR,
  title={Human uterus retrieval from a multi-organ donor.},
  author={Giuseppe Del Priore and Jeanetta Stega and Krishen Sieunarine and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Ung{\'a}r and Jonathan Simon Richardson Smith},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2007},
  volume={109 1},
  pages={
          101-4
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine if a uterus can be retrieved for reproductive organ transplantation and to describe the surgical technique. METHODS We participated in a local organ donor network retrieval team for over 6 months. Heart-beating, brain-dead multi-organ donors were identified through an existing donor network following routine protocols. RESULTS After institutional review board and organ donor network approval of the uterus transplantation project, approximately 1,800 eligible organ… CONTINUE READING
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