Intestinal transplantation: living related.

  title={Intestinal transplantation: living related.},
  author={Stephen G. Pollard},
  journal={British medical bulletin},
  volume={53 4},
The use of live donors in intestinal transplantation could potentially both reduce the severity of rejection responses against this highly immunogenic organ by better tissue matching and also reduce cold ischaemia times. These two advantages over cadaveric grafts could preserve mucosal integrity and reduce the risk of systemic sepsis from bacterial… CONTINUE READING