Abdominal complications in organ transplant recipients.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

A variety of intraabdominal complications are associated with organ transplantation. These include inflammatory changes involving the bowel, liver, and pancreas and range from technical complications associated with the surgery to organ rejection, opportunistic infections, and an increased risk of de novo malignancy in transplantation patients.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Halpert, RD; Goodman, P; Caroline, DF

Published Date

  • November 1993

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 31 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1345 - 1357

PubMed ID

  • 8210354

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8389


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States