Characterization and Impact of Wound Infection After Pancreas Transplantation

Jeffrey E. Everett, David C. Wahoff, Catherine Statz, Kristen J. Gillingham, Angelika Gruessner, Rainer W.G. Gruessner, Paul F. Gores, David E.R. Sutherland, David L. Dunn

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Abstract

A deep wound infection should be an indication for allograft removal. Antifungal prophylaxis, stringent donor criteria, and delayed primary wound closure should lower the incidence of wound infection. (Arch Surg. 1994;129:1310-1317).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1310-1317
Number of pages8
JournalArchives of Surgery
Volume129
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1994

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Everett, J. E., Wahoff, D. C., Statz, C., Gillingham, K. J., Gruessner, A., Gruessner, R. W. G., Gores, P. F., Sutherland, D. E. R., & Dunn, D. L. (1994). Characterization and Impact of Wound Infection After Pancreas Transplantation. Archives of Surgery, 129(12), 1310-1317. https://doi.org/10.1001/archsurg.1994.01420360100014