LD for Kidney Transplantation

  • Yoshihiko Watarai


Among patients with end-stage renal disease, kidney transplantation has been well documented to improve patient survival and quality of life compared with those on the waiting list who did not undergo transplantation [1]. Living transplant has been reported to lead superior short- and long-term outcomes in patients and graft survival comparing the results of deceased donor transplantation in Japan as well as in the USA (Table 17.1, Fig. 17.1).


Glomerular Filtration Rate Fecal Occult Blood Test Kidney Donor Live Kidney Donor Laparoscopic Nephrectomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Nagoya Daini Red Cross HospitalNagoyaJapan

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