Living-related small bowel transplantation for three patients with short gut syndrome.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE We summarized our experience of living-related small bowel transplantation and postoperative management of 3 patients with short gut syndrome. METHODS Patient #1, an 18-year-old boy, received a 150-cm segment of distal ileum with a vascular pedicle of distal superior mesenteric artery and vein, which was donated by his father. Patient #2, a 15… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2008.06.064

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