Table IIResults of intestinal transplantation at three years (17)

Type of transplantGraft/patient survival with cyclosporin (%)Graft/patient survival with tacrolimus (%)
Intestine alone11/5029/47
Intestine plus liver28/2838/40
Multivisceral41/4137/43
Overall Survival at 3 years: 49%
Overall TPN Independence at 3 years: 39%
Decreased TPN Dependence at 3 years: 6%
Full TPN Dependence at 3 years: 5%

From: Short bowel syndrome

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