Chapter 32. Kidney Transplantation

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor2,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist3 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief4,5
  1. Alun Williams FRCS (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch32

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Williams, A. (2009) Kidney Transplantation, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch32

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 3

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 4

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 5

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183

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Keywords:

  • kidney transplantation;
  • pre-emptive transplantation;
  • urinary tract infection (UTI);
  • ureteroneocystostomy;
  • dilute methylene blue;
  • ureteric complications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Urological workup of the recipient

  • Technique

  • Outcome

  • Complications

  • Preventing and managing complications

  • Conclusion

  • References