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2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated ... - CBS News



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A Georgia 2-year-old's kidney transplant was put on hold ? after his ... - The Denver Post



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Toddler's kidney transplant stalled due to dad's latest arrest - Atlanta Journal Constitution



Atlanta Journal Constitution
 
Toddler's kidney transplant stalled due to dad's latest arrest 
Atlanta Journal Constitution
?Guidelines for organ transplantation are designed to maximize the chance of success for organ recipients and minimize risk for living donors,? Christenbury said. ?Because of privacy regulations and respect for patient confidentiality, we cannot share ...

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Liver transplantation director Dr. Michael Volk named ?2017 Healthcare Visionary? - Loma Linda University Health



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Liver transplantation director Dr. Michael Volk named ?2017 Healthcare Visionary? 
Loma Linda University Health
Loma Linda University Health is this year celebrating 50 years of transplantation, which began in 1967 when surgeon Louis Smith, MD, successfully transplanted a kidney to save the life of a male patient who had been on dialysis for 100 days. Fifty ...

 


Recurrent UTIs Worsen Kidney Transplant Outcomes - Renal and ... - Renal and Urology News



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Recurrent UTIs Worsen Kidney Transplant Outcomes - Renal and ... 
Renal and Urology News
Recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs) are associated with poorer graft and patient outcomes compared with noncurrent UTIs, researchers reported.

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Kidney transplant: Complainant records statement against Rekha Arya's husband - Hindustan Times



Hindustan Times
 
Kidney transplant: Complainant records statement against Rekha Arya's husband 
Hindustan Times
Gangwar had written a letter to Nainital SSP Janmejay Khanduri saying that he was taken to Sri Lanka in June 2015 where his kidney was transplanted to Sahu's first wife Vaijyanti Mala. Gangwar alleged that he was told that he would be undergoing a ...

 


Saving Lives and Surpassing Milestones: 2017 a busy year for the Trager Transplant Center at Jewish Hospital - Insider Louisville



Insider Louisville
 
Saving Lives and Surpassing Milestones: 2017 a busy year for the Trager Transplant Center at Jewish Hospital 
Insider Louisville
This year alone, the Transplant Program is expecting to reach a number of milestones, including performing their 500th heart transplant, 900th liver transplants, 3,000th kidney transplant, and 5,000th transplant procedure of any organ. This success can ...

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Skin Cancer After Organ Transplant Declining - Renal and Urology News



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Skin Cancer After Organ Transplant Declining 
Renal and Urology News
Syed Mohammad Husain Rizvi, MD, from Oslo University Hospital in Norway, and colleagues conducted a prospective cohort study involving 8026 patients receiving a kidney, heart, lung, or liver transplant in Norway from 1968 through 2012. Patient data ...

 


Efficacy of everolimus in ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation: a retrospective study - Dove Medical Press



Efficacy of everolimus in ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation: a retrospective study 
Dove Medical Press
Background: There are limited reports on the use of everolimus for maintaining immunosuppression in ABO-incompatible (ABOi) kidney transplantation (KT). As everolimus (EVR) is effective for preventing calcineurin inhibitor (CNI) nephrotoxicity without ...

 


Grant awarded to study risks associated with kidney transplantation ... - EurekAlert (press release)



Grant awarded to study risks associated with kidney transplantation ... 
EurekAlert (press release)
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded two five-year grants to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center worth more than $5 million to prospectively study ...

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