TITLE

Successful management of calyceal fistula following

AUTHOR(S)
Ciancio, Gaetano; Burke, George W.; Nery, Jose; Echenique, Ana M.; Miller, Joshua
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Mar1998, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p267
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a case of calyceal fistula after simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) transplant that developed after thrombosis of a lower pole artery. Common cause of calyceal fistula after SPK transplant; Techniques for repairing calyceal fistula on a renal transplant recipient.
ACCESSION #
390356

 

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