Learning curve in tracheal allotransplantation.


The first vascularized tracheal allotransplantation was performed in 2008. Immunosuppression was stopped after forearm implantation and grafting of the recipient mucosa to the internal site of the transplant. Nine months after forearm implantation, the allograft was transplanted to the tracheal defect on the radial blood vessels. Since then, four additional… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04125.x


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