Intestinal transplantation: review of operative techniques.

  title={Intestinal transplantation: review of operative techniques.},
  author={Arash Nickkholgh and Pietro Contin and Kareem M. Abu-Elmagd and Mohammad Golriz and Daniel N Gotthardt and Christian Morath and Peter Schemmer and Arianeb Mehrabi},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  volume={27 Suppl 25},
The improvement of outcomes in intestinal transplantation (ITx) over the last two decades has been made possible through standardization in surgical techniques, improvements in immunosuppressive and induction protocols, and post-operative patient care. From a surgical technical point of view, all different types of small bowel containing transplants can be categorized into three main prototypes, including isolated small bowel, liver-small bowel, and multivisceral transplantations. In this… CONTINUE READING

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