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Title Adequate HLA matching in keratoplasty / volume editor, R. Sundmacher
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 100 pages) : illustrations
Series Developments in ophthalmology, 0250-3751 ; v. 36
Developments in ophthalmology ; v. 36. 0250-3751
Contents Introduction / R. Sundmacher, T. Reinhardt -- The short story of HLA and its methods / I.I.N. Doxiadis, F.H.J. Claas -- Degree of compatibility for HLA-A and -B affects outcome in high-risk corneal transplantation / W.H. Beekhuis, M. Bartels, I.I.N. Doxiadis, G. van Rij -- Histocompatibility and corneal transplantation / H.J. Völker-Dieben et al -- HLA class I and II matching improves prognosis in penetrating normal-risk keratoplasty / T. Reinhard et al -- Individual analysis of expected time on the waiting list for HLA-matched corneal grafts / D. Böhringer et al -- Shortage in the face of plenty: improving the allocation of corneas for transplantation / T.M.M.H. de By -- Future HLA matching strategies in clinical transplantation / F.H.J. Claas, D.L. Roelen, M. Oudshoorn, I.I.N. Doxiadis -- The role of minor histocompatibility alloantigens in penetrating keratoplasty / J.W. Streilein, C. Arancibia-Caracamo, H. Osawa -- A clinician's outlook on HLA matching for keratoplasty / R. Sundmacher -- Subject index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Corneal Transplantation -- immunology.
Histocompatibility Testing.
HLA Antigens.
Cornea -- Transplantation -- Immunological aspects.
HLA histocompatibility antigens.
Form Electronic book
Author Sundmacher, Rainer, 1943-
S. Karger (Firm)
ISBN 3318009059