Bilateral hands transplantation. The first anti-rejection therapy with stem cells.

San Gerardo Hospital in Monza has been involved in bilateral transplants and has been a success of world proportions. This is the first case in the world of anti-rejection therapy with mesenchymal stem cells. In 2007, hands and feet of C. 48 were amputated for secondary necrosis linked to septicemia. In 2008 he started the program of bilateral hand transplants and in 2010 the transplant. The patient has never had any rejection episodes.

The news was published in several newspapers; they talk about Corriere della Sera, ilgiornale.it, and the site ok-salute.it.

03/31/2017

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