Cardiac Retransplantation - Indications and Results

  • S. Taniguchi
  • D. K. C. Cooper


When allograft failure or severe dysfunction of an orthotopically or heterotopically transplanted heart occurs, replacement of the heart may be indicated and can substantially extend patient survival. There are surprisingly few reported data on the indications for retransplantation, or on the complications and results of this procedure[1]’[4].


Acute Rejection Heart Transplantation Chronic Rejection Donor Heart Acute Rejection Episode 
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  • S. Taniguchi
  • D. K. C. Cooper

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