Pancreas transplantation considering the spectrum of body mass indices.

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BACKGROUND In kidney, liver, heart, and lung transplantation, extremes of body mass index (BMI) have been reported to influence post-operative outcomes and even survival. Given the limited data in pancreas transplantation, we sought to elucidate the influence of BMI on outcomes. METHODS We reviewed 139 consecutive pancreas transplants performed at our… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-0012.2011.01475.x

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