Lich-Gregoir technique and routine use of double J catheter as the best combination to avoid urinary complications in kidney transplantation.


INTRODUCTION Urinary complications in kidney transplantation cause patient morbidity and can decrease graft survival. Most of the complications stem from the vesicoureteric anastomosis. Different techniques for ureteroneocystostomy (UNC) have been designed to avoid these complications. The routine use of a double J catheter after the anastomosis has the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2013.12.002