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Transplant renal biopsy: For a kidney/pancreas transplant  
Abstract:  This brochure explains how to prepare for a transplant kidney biopsy, what to expect, related risks and getting test results. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2004, December 1, 2016
UWMC Availability:  Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E; 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis); 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit); 5SE (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Kidney Disorders; Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject(s):  Transplantation; Kidney; Biopsy
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:

Health Online Citation #2749

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