Pancreata from pediatric donors restore insulin independence in adult insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus recipients.

Abstract

CONTEXT The use of pediatric donors can increase the number of donors available for pancreas transplantation. AIM The aim of this study was to verify if pancreas transplantation from pediatric donors is as effective as transplantation from adult donors to restore metabolic control in type 1 diabetic patients. MATERIALS AND METHODS From 2000 to April… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2010.05.120

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