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Polycystic disease: a rare indication for combined liver and kidney transplantation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10793413     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report on a 52-year-old woman who presented with polycystic disease. Both of her kidneys had been removed and she had undergone one failed kidney transplantation. She had severe symptoms from the polycystic liver. The diseased liver and kidney were both treated successfully by performing a combined liver and kidney transplantation.
Authors:
A K Chui; D Koorey; O P Pathania; A R Rao; G W McCaughan; A G Sheil
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi / Hong Kong Academy of Medicine     Volume:  6     ISSN:  1024-2708     ISO Abbreviation:  Hong Kong Med J     Publication Date:  2000 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-09-08     Completed Date:  2000-09-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9512509     Medline TA:  Hong Kong Med J     Country:  CHINA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  116-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Australian National Liver Transplantation Unit, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown NSW 2050, Australia.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Humans
Kidney Transplantation*
Liver Diseases / surgery*
Liver Transplantation*
Middle Aged
Polycystic Kidney Diseases / surgery*

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