Textbook of Kidney Transplantation

by Vinant Bhargava, Manisha Sahay, Vinay Sakhuja, Priti Meena, Amit Gupta

The aim of this book is to focus on kidney transplantation. Kidney transplantation is performed to prolong and improve the lives of those with end-stage renal disease. Open and laparoscopic surgery are the two approaches for both procurement and transplantation. The main surgical indication is end-stage renal disease. This book consists of 29 chapters, which include immunobiology and evaluation techniques, evaluation of living kidney donors, evaluation of kidney transplant recipients, surgical techniques of kidney transplantation, evaluation of acute allograft dysfunction, immunosuppressive drugs, allograft rejection, infections in kidney transplantation, noninfectious complications, kidney transplantation in primary hyperoxaluria, HLA incompatible kidney transplantation, deceased donation, kidney transplantation in children, combined liver kidney transplantation, and transplantation of human organs and tissues act. In this book, pertinent topics related to renal transplantation have been covered bearing in mind renal fellows, practicing physicians, immunologists, and transplant surgeons. It gives special emphasis on case-based discussions and summaries at the end of chapters. Along with renal transplantation, it covers organ transplantation also. This Textbook of Kidney Transplantation as a handy weapon to guide your endeavor in the future.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Bhargava Vinant
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
2. Sahay Manisha
Osmania Medical College and General Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
3. Sakhuja Vinay
Max Hospitals, Mohali, Punjab, India; Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh, India
4. Meena Priti
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
5. Gupta Amit Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
ISBN 9789354659461
Speciality Nephrology, Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18852
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2023
Pages 499
Book Type Professional


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