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I M Sauer, A KahI, A R Muller, P Neuhaus, W O Bechstein
Ann Transplant 1999; 4(2): 52-54
Vascularthrombosis is the leading cause of nonimmunologic, technical graft loss following pancreas transplantation. An unusual case of early pancreas graft loss due to dissection of an atherosclerotic plaque- presumably caused by clamping during implantation- is described.