Hand transplantation.


Journal Article (Review)

The surgical techniques necessary to perform hand transplantation have been available for at least 25 years. In this article, the authors provide a review of hand transplantation, including its history, preoperative evaluation, and case reports. Data on transplant preparation, operation data, immunosuppression, rejection, immunologic assessment, and functional assessment are presented in easy-to-use table format.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Cendales, LC; Breidenbach, WC

Published Date

  • August 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 499 - x

PubMed ID

  • 11599217

Pubmed Central ID

  • 11599217

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0749-0712


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States