Pancreas and kidney transplantation.

  title={Pancreas and kidney transplantation.},
  author={Jennifer Lynne Larsen and James Lane and Lynn R. Mack-Shipman},
  journal={Current diabetes reports},
  volume={2 4},
Kidney transplantation is preferred over dialysis for management of end-stage renal disease complicating type I or type 2 diabetes, for those who are eligible. Simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) or pancreas after kidney transplantation (PAK) is an important alternative to kidney transplantation alone for type I diabetes patients if the patient is able to… CONTINUE READING