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Renal Transplantation in Children Aged 1–5 Years

Review of the University of Minnesota Experience
  • S. Michael Mauer
  • Robert L. Vernier
  • Thomas E. Nevins
  • Jon I. Scheinman
  • David S. Fryd
  • John S. Najarian

Abstract

The chapters of Dr. T. M. Barratt and colleagues (Chapter 36) and Dr. M. Broyer et al. (Chapter 35) in this book admirably set the background for the presentation of our experience in the transplantation of children age 5 years and under. In this chapter we will compare our experience with that of Barratt and Broyer to support our view that renal transplantation is feasible and is the preferred therapy for end-stage renal failure in the young child.

Keywords

Renal Transplantation Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome Small Child Gonadal Dysgenesis Cadaver Donor 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Michael Mauer
    • 1
  • Robert L. Vernier
    • 2
  • Thomas E. Nevins
    • 2
  • Jon I. Scheinman
    • 3
  • David S. Fryd
    • 4
  • John S. Najarian
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric NephrologyUniversity of Minnesota Health Sciences CenterMinneapolisUSA
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsUniversity of Minnesota Health Sciences CenterMinneapolisUSA
  3. 3.Department of Pediatric NephrologyDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  4. 4.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Minnesota Health Sciences CenterMinneapolisUSA

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