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GHODOUSSI I, AZIMI NEZHADAN P, PEYRAVI H, SALEHIAN M, FAZEL I. VASCULAR COMPLICATIONS IN 417 CONSECUTIV E RENAL TRANSPLANTS. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 2001; 15 (1) :19-21
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From the Department of Vascular Surgery and Organ Transplantation, Taleghani Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I.R. Iran
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The vascular complications, their management and results of treatment in 417 consecutive renal transplantations performed at Taleghani Hospital from September 1989 to December 1997, are presented. There were 7 (1.6%) vascular complications. Among them renal artery stenosis occurred in 2 cases (0.4%), renal artery thrombosis in 2 cases (0.4%), renal vein thrombosis in one case (0.2%), bleeding from the venous suture line in the immediate peri operative period in one case and renal pelvic necrosis in another one. Arterial reconstruction was performed in 2 patients and allograft removal took place in 3 patients. There was no death due to vascular complication.
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Type of Study: Original Research | Subject: Vascular & Trauma Surgery