Tissue transplantation

August 1997
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS106
Academic Journal
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `The utility of pre-transplant renal biopsy in high risk donors: Can we safely increase the donor pool,' by J. Karpinski et al.


Related Articles

  • Concerns about Outpatient Renal Biopsies in Children Largely Unwarranted.  // Kidney;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p191 

    Discusses the abstract of a study entitled 'Pediatric renal biopsy: Should this procedural be performed in an outpatient setting?,' by I.D. Davis, W. Oehlenschlager, M.A. O'Riordan, published in the 1998 issue of 'Pediatric Nephrology.'

  • Renal Lesions Vary in Children with Nephritic Syndrome.  // Kidney;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p198 

    Discusses the abstract of a study entitled 'Frequency of renal diseases and clinical indications for renal biopsy in children (Report of the Italian National Registry of Renal Biopsies in Children,' by R. Coppo, B. Bianoglio, M.G. Porcellini and others, published in the 1998 issue of...

  • Safety and cost effectiveness of pediatric percutaneous renal biopsy. Chesney, David S.; Brouhard, Ben H.; Cunningham, Robert J. // Pediatric Nephrology;1996, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p493 

    Because of the rising cost of health care, more patients are undergoing procedures as outpatients rather than inpatients. The purpose of this study was to compare safety and cost of outpatient versus inpatient, overnight stay, for children undergoing percutaneous renal biopsy. Charts of all such...

  • Psychological and clinical effects of renal biopsy performed using sedation. Blake, K. D.; Madden, S.; Taylor, B. W.; Rees, L. // Pediatric Nephrology;1996, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p693 

    A sedation regimen using sequential oral trinepazine, intravenous Pethco (pethidine, chlorpromazine and promethazine) and diazemuls was evaluated in children having native kidney (n = 17) and transplant kidney (n = 17) biopsies. Biopsy was successful in all cases, with no serious side effects. A...

  • Questions. Kalyoncu, Mukaddes; Ozen, Seza; Orhan, Diclehan; Topaloglu, Rezan; Kale, Gulsev; Bakkaloglu, Aysin // Pediatric Nephrology;Sep2003, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p962 

    The article presents question related to the case presented for bilaterally increased parenchymal echogenicity and pathological findings of resected small intestine and renal biopsy. Hepatitis markers, antinuclear antibody and anti-ds-DNA antibody, indirect immunofluorescence for antineutrophil...

  • Kidney biopsy and patient outcome. Ring, Troels // Kidney International;May2000, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p2173 

    Comments on the article on the relationship between kidney biopsy and patient outcome. Correlation between the percentage of normal glomeruli and creatinine; Assessment of number of glomeruli; Indication for renal function.

  • Laser microdissection and gene expression analysis on formaldehyde-fixed archival tissue. Cohen, Clemens D.; Gröne, Hermann-Josef; Gröne, Elisabeth F.; Nelson, Peter J.; Schlöndorff, Detlef; Kretzler, Matthias // Kidney International;Jan2002, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p125 

    Laser microdissection and gene expression analysis on formaldehyde-fixed archival tissue.. Background: Analysis of renal biopsies is currently based on histological recognition of typical structural patterns and immunohistological detection of protein expression alterations. Both can be...

  • Mini-Access for Retroperitoneal Laparoscopy. Gaur, D.D.; Gopichand, M.; Dubey, M.; Jhunjhunwala, V. // Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques;Oct2002, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p313 

    The purpose of this study was to establish the feasibility of primary mini-access to the retroperitoneal space to perform certain retroperitoneoscopic procedures in which an enlarged port is not required for extraction of the specimen. Mini-laparoscopy or needlescopic laparoscopy has been...

  • Ultrasound-Guided Gun-Biopsy Is Superior.  // Kidney;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p8 

    Compares the yield and complications of ultrasound (US)-guided gun-biopsy and manual techniques in percutaneous renal biopsy. Resulting diagnostic yield and complications in both groups; Total number of major complications found in the manual group; Benefit of real-time US-guided gun-biopsy...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics