|ECR 2018 / C-0644|
|What the radiologist needs to know about normal findings and complications of kidney transplant|
Renal transplantation is nowadays the most effective treatment in end stage renal disease.
Despite continuous improvement of surgical techniques and post-transplant management, numerous complications can occur in a significant proportion of cases, whether in the early or delayed post-operative period Fig. 18 . Different imaging modalities – mainly Doppler ultrasound – play a critical role in the diagnosis and treatment of these complications.