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 OJOTS  Vol.5 No.1 , February 2015
Renal Transplantation in Patients with Aortoiliac Prosthetic Grafts: A Case Report and Pertinent Review of Literature
Abstract: Renal transplantation in a patient with aortoiliac prosthetic graft is a unique challenge. It requires that the renal artery is anastomosed directly to the vascular prosthetic graft. Nearly 0.2%-1.7% of the patients with aortoiliac prosthesis require renal transplantation in their life time. Outcomes following such procedure are controversial and anecdotal. In this report we present a unique case in which the renal artery was anastomosed to vascular prosthetic graft with a pertinent review of the literature.
Cite this paper: Patil, S. , Sun, H. , Geffner, S. , Stephen Fletcher, H. and Chamberlain, R. (2015) Renal Transplantation in Patients with Aortoiliac Prosthetic Grafts: A Case Report and Pertinent Review of Literature. Open Journal of Organ Transplant Surgery, 5, 1-5. doi: 10.4236/ojots.2015.51001.
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