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March 1978

Right Renal Vein Extension in Cadaver Kidney Transplantation

Author Affiliations

From the Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, Portland.

Arch Surg. 1978;113(3):300. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1978.01370150072015

• Right renal vein extension by transverse closure of the transected inferior vena cava solves the problem of the short right renal vein in cadaver kidney transplantation.

(Arch Surg 113:300, 1978)