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*  Tacrolimus
Clinical outcome is better with tacrolimus than with ciclosporin during the first year of liver transplantation. Long-term ... pancreas, lung, trachea, skin, cornea, bone marrow, and limb transplants. Tohru Kino Stuart Schreiber Thomas Starzl FK1012, a ... Staatz, CE; Tett, SE (2004). "Clinical pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of tacrolimus in solid organ transplantation". ... Tacrolimus was first approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 1994 for use in liver transplantation; this has been ...
*  Pancreas transplantation
The majority of pancreas transplantation (>90%) are simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation. Complications immediately ... There are four main types of pancreas transplantation: Pancreas transplant alone, for the patient with type 1 diabetes who ... Diabetes Institute for Immunology and Transplantation International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association Pancreas ... liver and pancreas. During the modern era of immunosuppression, the whole pancreas transplantation technique with enteric ...
*  Diabetes mellitus
"Pancreas Transplantation". American Diabetes Association. Archived from the original on 13 April 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2014. ... Insulin is released into the blood by beta cells (β-cells), found in the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas, in response to ... A pancreas transplant is occasionally considered for people with type 1 diabetes who have severe complications of their disease ... Diabetes is due to either the pancreas not producing enough insulin or the cells of the body not responding properly to the ...
*  Diabetes mellitus type 1
"Pancreas Transplantation: Indications and Consequences". Edrv.endojournals.org. Archived from the original on 15 July 2012. ... As of 2016 an artificial pancreas looks promising with safety issues still being studied. In some cases, a pancreas transplant ... Islet cell transplantation may be an option for some people with type 1 diabetes that are not well controlled with insulin. ... The pathophysiology in diabetes type 1 is a destruction of beta cells in the pancreas, regardless of which risk factors or ...
*  Edmonton protocol
Pancreas transplantation for treatment of diabetes mellitus. World J Surg. 2001 Apr;25(4):487-96. [7] Shapiro AMJ, Ricordi C, ... However, only 1,562 pancreases were recovered from donors in 2011. Also, many donated pancreases are not suitable for ... Islet isolation and transplantation was pioneered by Paul Lacy throughout the 1960s. He and Walter Ballinger together were able ... Islet transplantation in seven patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus using a glucocorticoid-free immunosuppressive regimen. N ...
*  Patrick Soon-Shiong
... liver and pancreas. During the modern era of immunosuppression, the whole pancreas transplantation technique with enteric ... Whole pancreas transplantation began as a part of multi-organ transplants, in the mid-to-late 1960s, at the University of ... The first attempt to cure type 1 diabetes by pancreas transplantation was done at the University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis, ... See Squifflet, J.P.; Gruessner, R.W. & Sutherland, D.E. (2008). "The History of Pancreas Transplantation: Past, Present and ...
*  Cystic fibrosis
"Simultaneous liver and pancreas transplantation in patients with cystic fibrosis". Transplant. Proc. 37 (8): 3567-9. doi: ... Damage of the pancreas can lead to loss of the islet cells, leading to a type of diabetes unique to those with the disease. ... The pancreas contains the islets of Langerhans, which are responsible for making insulin, a hormone that helps regulate blood ... Lung transplantation may be an option if lung function continues to worsen. Pancreatic enzyme replacement and fat-soluble ...
*  BK virus
"Low incidence of BK virus nephropathy after simultaneous kidney pancreas transplantation". Transplantation. 82 (3): 382-8. doi: ... Typically, this is in the setting of kidney transplantation or multi-organ transplantation. Presentation in these ... isolated from urine after renal transplantation". Lancet. 1 (7712): 1253-7. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(71)91776-4. PMID 4104714. ... of surveillance and rapid reduction in immunosuppression to control BK virus-related graft injury in kidney transplantation". ...
*  Ioanel Sinescu
... kidney transplantation at the University of Cape Town; and in 2005, pancreas transplantation at the University of Minnesota ... Since 1997, he has headed the Centre for Urological Surgery, Dialysis and Kidney Transplantation at the Fundeni Clinical ... Dialysis and Kidney Transplantation site; accessed November 6, 2009 (in Romanian) "Ionel Sinescu, noul rector al Universității ... and kidney transplantation in Tel Aviv; in 1991-1992, urologic oncology, reconstructive surgery, endourology and kidney ...
*  Allan Kirk
Kirk is an American transplant surgeon and physician, specializing in kidney and pancreas transplantation. He is ... He was Senior Investigator and Chief of the Transplantation Branch for the NIDDK from 2001 to 2007. During that time, he also ... "American Journal of Transplantation - Editorial Board - Wiley Online Library". doi:10.1111/(issn)1600-6143/homepage/ ... Kirk has made significant contributions to transplantation over the past 20 years, specifically in the areas of novel immune ...
*  Histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate
Follow-up experience using histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution in clinical pancreas transplantation Transplant Proc. ... HTK solution is intended for perfusion and flushing of donor liver kidney, heart, lung and pancreas prior to removal from the ... 4. Pokorny H., et al.: Histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution for organ preservation in human liver transplantation - a ... low-potassium preservation solution used for organ transplantation. Custodiol HTK is the registered trademark of Dr. Franz ...
*  Rainer Gruessner
Gruessner has edited two standard textbooks, Transplantation of the Pancreas and Living Donor Organ Transplantation. He has ... Gruessner was part of the teams that performed the world's first split pancreas transplant and the world's first pancreas ... In 2015, he and his team showed that 25 years of organ transplantation in the U.S. saved 2.2 million years of life in patients ... He was the first surgeon to perform a combined laparoscopic removal of a portion of the pancreas and a kidney that were ...
*  December 1966
In the first fifty years after the procedure, there would be 42,000 reported pancreas transplantations, with 27,000 in the ... "Perioperative management of the kidney-pancreas and pancreas transplant recipient", by Ugo Boggi, et al., in Oxford Textbook of ... Richard C. Lillehei carried out "a duct-ligated segmental pancreas graft" into an unidentified 28-year-old woman, effectively ... Atlas of Organ Transplantation (Springer, 2015) p5-66 "Insect Space Craft Lost; Dooms Test", Chicago Tribune, December 18, 1966 ...
*  Immunosuppressive drug
Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation: Drugs, a brief history of immunosuppressive drugs. Accessed on 21 August 2005. WSAVA 2001 - ... The drug is used primarily in liver and kidney transplantations, although in some clinics it is used in heart, lung, and heart/ ... They are used in the prophylaxis of the acute organ rejection after bilateral kidney transplantation, both being similarly ... Non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) after kidney transplantation is common and can result in significant morbidity and mortality. ...
*  Hinrich Bitter-Suermann
... liver and pancreas transplantation. He initiated successfully the Liver Transplant Program for Atlantic Canada, then Canada's ... His research interests focused on induction of transplantation tolerance by spleen transplants in rats and the preservation of ... and islet transplantation in rats. At the same time he collaborated with Ethan M.Shevach as Visiting Scientist at the National ... Splenic transplantation in rats NIH grants #AI 16106 and AM 27469 "Election Returns, 1998 (Chester-St. Margaret's)" (PDF). ...
*  PDT
... a number indicating cell growth in cell cultures Pancreaticoduodenal transplantation (see Pancreas transplantation) Pacific ...
*  Donald du Toit
John Radcliffe Hospital under the headmanship of Sir Professor Peter Morris and focused on pancreas transplantation for ... His academic research focus has included abdominal aortic aneurysms, organ transplantation, diabetes mellitus, cell biology of ...
*  SPK
... see also Pancreas transplantation#Types Socialist Patients' Collective (German: Sozialistisches Patientenkollektiv) Strategic ... SPK may refer to: SPK (band), an Australian industrial music group Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant, ...
*  Immunosuppression
... pancreas transplantation, and heart transplantation. After an organ transplantation, the body will nearly always reject the new ... expansion of transplantation to less well-matched donor-recipient pairs as well as broad application to lung transplantation, ...
*  Donald Dafoe
He previously worked at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he was Director, Pancreas Transplantation, Kidney and Pancreas ... "Pancreas Transplant Director Donald Dafoe Joins Cedars-Sinai". Cedars-Sinai Medical Center press release via Newswise.com. May ... and Transplantation Science. Husband to vascular surgeon Rhoda Dafoe, he is a father of two and is the brother of actor Willem ... where he is chief of transplantation surgery. ...
*  Nadey Hakim
"Pancreas and Islet Transplantation". (Oxford University Press). 2002 Hakim NS, Papalois VE. "Surgical Complications: Diagnosis ... Hakim began the first Pancreas Transplant Program in South East England. In 1995, Hakim performed the first ever pancreas ... He did his surgical training at Guy's Hospital, and received his PhD in small bowel transplantation from University College ... He is currently Adjunct Professor of Transplantation Surgery at Imperial College London.[citation needed] Hakim was appointed ...
*  Irinel Popescu
... pancreas - Coordinated the General Surgery and Liver Transplantation Fundeni Center, with the direct result that this became ... Achieved national premieres like the first combined liver and pancreas transplantation, the first combined liver and pancreatic ... islet transplantation and the first stem cell transplantation for liver disease; - Wrote the law for transplantation, on the ... the first liver transplantation and the founding of a true Romanian school for liver transplantation. "Beyond the Limit", the ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Medicine: Surgery: Transplant
A comprehensive center with programs for kidney, pancreas, simultaneous kidney-pancreas, liver, heart and lung transplantation ... California Pacific Medical Center's Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Provides information on kidney and pancreas transplant ... Division of Transplantation Pathology Provide up-to-date laboratory services with expertise in pathology, immunology and ... Offers comprehensive care to adults and children in need of heart, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas, or blood or marrow ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... lung transplantation MeSH E04.936.450.495.450 --- heart-lung transplantation MeSH E04.936.450.650 --- pancreas transplantation ... liver transplantation MeSH E04.210.725 --- pancreas transplantation MeSH E04.210.752 --- pancreatectomy MeSH E04.210.760 --- ... heart-lung transplantation MeSH E04.936.450.485 --- kidney transplantation MeSH E04.936.450.490 --- liver transplantation MeSH ... fetal tissue transplantation MeSH E04.936.580.490 --- liver transplantation MeSH E04.936.580.700 --- skin transplantation MeSH ...
*  Mark A. Hardy
Transplantation of the Endocrine Pancreas in Diabetes Mellitus. R. van Schilfgaarde, M.A. Hardy (eds.). Elsevier Science ... His most recent focus has been on cellular transplantation with emphasis on islet transplantation. Hardy is Principal ... In addition to his work in transplantation, in the earlier part of his career he made several contributions to the development ... 1968-1971 Hardy is an editor of Transplantation and has published more than 300 articles on subjects varying from surgical ...
*  Decoy cells
... simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation (SPKT) (n = 9) and simultaneous kidney and liver transplantation (n = 2). Urine ... The period from transplantation to the first occurrence of decoy cells in the urine and the period of decoy cell persistence in ... BK virus nephropathy remains a significant post transplantation complication. Decoy cells alone do not need to be treated since ... 2010). "Evaluation of Fluoroquinolones for the Prevention of BK Viremia after Renal Transplantation". Clinical Journal of the ...
*  Allotransplantation
Liver transplants Kidney transplants Pancreas transplantation Islet cell transplantation Bone marrow transplants Bone allograft ... Allotransplant (allo- from the Greek meaning "other") is the transplantation of cells, tissues, or organs, to a recipient from ... stem cell transplantation entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation ... procedures Skin transplants Corneal transplants Heart transplants Heart valves Lung transplantation Intestinal transplantation ...