Assessment of Postdonation Outcomes in US Living Kidney Donors Using Publicly Available Data Sets.

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Summary of "Assessment of Postdonation Outcomes in US Living Kidney Donors Using Publicly Available Data Sets."

There are limited resources providing postdonation conditions that can occur in living donors (LDs) of solid-organ transplant. Consequently, it is difficult to visualize and understand possible postdonation outcomes in LDs.


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Name: JAMA network open
ISSN: 2574-3805
Pages: e191851


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