Superior long-term results of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation from pediatric donors.

@article{Fernandez2004SuperiorLR,
  title={Superior long-term results of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation from pediatric donors.},
  author={Luis A. Fernandez and Nicole A. Turgeon and Jon S Odorico and Glen Leverson and John D. Pirsch and Bryan N. Becker and L Thomas Chin and Yolanda Tai Becker and Stuart J Knechtle and David P. Foley and Brian D. Shames and Munci Kalayoglu and Anthony M D'alessandro and Hans W Sollinger},
  journal={American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons},
  year={2004},
  volume={4 12},
  pages={2093-101}
}
The shortage of cadaveric donors for simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation has prompted the use of cadaveric organs from pediatric donors. The long-term outcome and its impact on overall long-term survival are unknown. A total of 680 recipients receiving cadaver Simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) transplantation from pediatric and adult donors between July 1986 and September 2001 were analyzed and compared. Ten-year kidney and pancreas graft survival for SPK transplantation from donors… CONTINUE READING

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