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Kidney Transplantation

Known as: Transplantation, Renal, kidney transplantation procedure, Transplantation, Kidney 
The transfer of a healthy kidney from a donor to a patient for the purpose of replacing one of the failing kidneys of the patient.
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Individual studies indicate that kidney transplantation is associated with lower mortality and improved quality of life compared… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT Immune suppression after organ transplantation is associated with a markedly increased risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Previous reports of cancer after kidney transplantation have been limited by small numbers of patients in single‐center studies… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • P. Halloran
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 34192635
Suppression of allograft rejection is central to successful organ transplantation; thus, immunosuppressive agents are crucial for… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND METHODS The extent to which renal allotransplantation - as compared with long-term dialysis - improves survival… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND In the United States, increasing numbers of persons are donating kidneys to their spouses. Despite greater… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A group of renal pathologists, nephrologists, and transplant surgeons met in Banff, Canada on August 2-4, 1991 to develop a… 
Review
1989
Review
1989
Hay fever has been described as a "post industrial revolution epidemic,"' and successive morbidity surveys from British general… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract Crossmatch tests of the prospective kidney-transplant donor's lymphocytes with the serum of the prospective recipient in…