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Renal Transplantation - The Norwegian Model

A Jakobsen, D Albrechtsen, T Leivestad

Ann Transplant 1996; 1(3): 32-35

ID: 496666

Published: 1996-09-20

The first renal cadaveric transplant was performed in Norway in 1956by professor Leiv Efskind. During the next years he carried out a handful of transplants with a maximum graft survival of 9 months. In the early 60's a few living related transplants were successfully performed...

Keywords: renal transplantation, Living Donation