Donor specific blood transfusions and successful spousal kidney transplantation

John Barry, T. Hefty, S. M. Fischer, Douglas Norman

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Donor-specific blood transfusions have improved significantly 1-haplotype living related donor kidney transplant results. We have applied this concept successfully in 2 spousal kidney transplants. This technique may provide an additional source of kidney graft, especially in developing countries without cadaver kidney transplant programs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1024-1025
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1985


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  • Urology

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