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Transplant surgery

Format
Online
Title
Transplant surgery
Series
Helix, Volume 1989-90
Date Created
1989 - 1990
Description
From the Winter 1989/1990 issue of Helix; the caption reads: "After transplanting the kidney to the recipient's iliac region (chosen because it is a compact space protected by abdominal fat), surgeons delicately search for the renal vein before suturing. Visible below the kidney is an artery."
Type
black-and-white photographs
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints20293
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Call Number
RG-30/1/10.011