First-of-its-kind procedure combines scalp, skull, kidney and pancreas transplant

Posted by on May 27, 2016 3:30 pm
Categories: health

Simultaneous transplantation of a “composite” skull and scalp flap plus a kidney and pancreas — all from the same donor — provided excellent outcomes for a patient with a non-healing scalp defect and declining organ kidney and pancreas function, according to a report.

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