[Kidney procurement after rapid cooling in situ through a double intra-aortic balloon].

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We report a series of 12 kidneys harvested from 8 brain-dead patients with unstable haemodynamic condition after in situ renal cooling using the double balloon technique. Material and technique are described. The outcome of the renal grafts is known at 3 and 12 months: 92 percent of the renal grafts were functioning at 3 months and 87 percent at 12 months… (More)

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@article{Guillard1992KidneyPA, title={[Kidney procurement after rapid cooling in situ through a double intra-aortic balloon].}, author={Gilles Guillard and O. Haas and Patrick Rat and J. P. Favre}, journal={Presse medicale}, year={1992}, volume={21 2}, pages={74-5} }