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Our Living Donor Protocol for Liver Transplant: A Single-Center Experience
Objectives: The shortage of deceased donor organs is a limiting factor in transplant. The growing discrepancy between the wait list demand versus the supply of deceased donor organs has created an incentive for consideration ...
Oxalosis Crystals' Redeposition in Cardiac Tissue Leading to New-Onset Fatal Cardiac Complication After Liver Transplant in Primary Oxalosis Patient: Case Report
Primary oxalosis is a rare hereditary disorder of metabolism resulting in accumulation of calcium oxalate in almost all tissues of the body. All published data point out the improvement of cardiac function after transplant. ...
Effect of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells on Colonic Anastomosis in Rats Immunosuppressed With Everolimus: An Experimental Study
Objectives: Immunosuppressed patients sometimes require colorectal surgery. We investigated whether adipose tissue-derived stem cells contributed to anastomosis healing in rats immunosuppressed with the mTOR inhibitor ...
A model for acute kidney injury in severe burn patients
Introduction: In patients with severe burns, morbidity and mortality are high. One factor related to poor prognosis is acute kidney injury. According to the AKIN criteria, acute kidney injury has 3 stages based on urine ...
Treatment of Posttransplant Hepatocellular Carcinoma Recurrence
Objectives: In patients who receive liver transplant to treat hepatocellular carcinoma, 10% to 15% posttransplant recurrence is observed. In the present study, we evaluated the long-term outcomes of patients who had received ...