Incidence of renal artery stenosis in pediatric en bloc and adult single kidney transplants.

@article{Marques2001IncidenceOR,
  title={Incidence of renal artery stenosis in pediatric en bloc and adult single kidney transplants.},
  author={Maria Fernanda Teiga Marques and Dolores Prats and A S{\'a}nchez-Fuctuoso and Paula Naranjo and Jos{\'e} Antonio Egido Herrero and Enric Contreras and Alberto Barrientos},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2001},
  volume={71 1},
  pages={164-6}
}
BACKGROUND The incidence, time of onset, and outcome of transplant renal artery stenosis (TRAS) in pediatric en bloc (PT) and adult single-kidney (AT) transplants were reviewed. METHODS Forty-three cases (7 PT and 36 AT) of suspected TRAS were selected out of 367 functioning grafts (35 of them PT). Diagnosis was performed by digital subtraction arteriography. Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) was performed when needed. RESULTS Seven (20%) PT and 24 (7.1%) AT presented TRAS. Time… CONTINUE READING

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