The Stockholm experience with pancreatic transplantation using enteric exocrine diversion

@article{Tydn1991TheSE,
  title={The Stockholm experience with pancreatic transplantation using enteric exocrine diversion},
  author={Gunnar Tyd{\'e}n and Annika Tibell and Jan Bolinder and Jan {\"O}stman and Christoph Groth},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={1991},
  volume={34},
  pages={S21-S23}
}
Between April 1974 and June 1990, 128 pancreatic transplantations were performed. Of these 117 were with pancreatico-enterostomy. In four consecutive series of combined transplantations in uraemic diabetic patients the 1-year graft survival rate have successively improved (27%, 65%, 68% and 73%). In three similar series of single pancreatic transplantations the results also improved but still remained inferior (0%, 33% and 33%). In a series of combined transplantations performed in preuraemic… CONTINUE READING