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What's isolated small bowel transplantation?
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Dr. Ralph Layman
Surgery - Transplant
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In brief: Intestine only
In an isolated small bowel transplant only the small bowel is transplanted.
Other bowel transplants may involve the stomach, duodenum, pancreas or liver.

In brief: Intestine only
In an isolated small bowel transplant only the small bowel is transplanted.
Other bowel transplants may involve the stomach, duodenum, pancreas or liver.
Dr. Ralph Layman
Dr. Ralph Layman
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In brief: SBTx
An isolated intestine is a small bowel allograft usually transplanted for short gut.
If the liver has also failed, it is also included, usually as a multivisceral cluster including liver, pancreas, duodenum and small intestine (+\- the stomach). Less often, a modified mvt without the liver is appropriate.

In brief: SBTx
An isolated intestine is a small bowel allograft usually transplanted for short gut.
If the liver has also failed, it is also included, usually as a multivisceral cluster including liver, pancreas, duodenum and small intestine (+\- the stomach). Less often, a modified mvt without the liver is appropriate.
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