Towards a future policy for transplantation in South Africa
CITATION: Steyn, E. 1993. Towards a future policy for transplantation in South Africa. South African Medical Journal, 83.
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Tansplantations now universally accepted as the treatment of choice for end-stage organ failure. For patients suffering from corneal blindness or end-stage renal failure, transplantation is the only hope for a cure. In patients with hepatic, cardiac, pulmonary and pancreatic island failure, transplantation could provide a new lease on life