Transplantation pathology

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Organ failure is a common cause of death Donor organs were quickly destroyed by the recipient unless donor and recipient are identical twins With the advent of modem immunosuppression, organ transplantation became feasible (one no longer needed to be an identical twin) (Table 1).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEssentials of Anatomic Pathology
PublisherHumana Press
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)9781588294609
StatePublished - Dec 1 2006


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Cummings, O. W. (2006). Transplantation pathology. In Essentials of Anatomic Pathology (pp. 231-260). Humana Press.