Imaging and Interventional Radiology for Transplantation

  • Giridhar Shivaram
  • Sandeep Vaidya
  • Anh Ngo
Reference work entry
Part of the Organ and Tissue Transplantation book series (OTT)


Diagnostic and interventional radiology services are critical for a well-functioning pediatric solid organ transplantation program. Considerations for the development of these services are outlined below.


Diagnostic Interventional Radiology Radiography Fluoroscopy Ultrasonography Computed tomography Magnetic resonance imaging Nuclear medicine Central venous access Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt Multidisciplinary model Collaborative research 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Interventional RadiologyUniversity of Washington/Seattle Children’s HospitalSeattleUSA
  2. 2.Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of RadiologyUniversity of Washington Medical CenterSeattleUSA
  3. 3.Department of RadiologySeattle Children’s HospitalSeattleUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Simon Horslen
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Seattle Children's HospitalUniversity of Washington School of MedicalSeattleUSA

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