Pancreatic allograft thrombosis


Simultaneous transplantation of kidney and pancreas is a surgical option most used in patients with diabetic nephropathy. Complications can be classified into medical/surgical. 

Venous thrombosis is the most serious surgical complication and it is a cause of pancreatic loss. It is the second most important complication after rejection. and has a frequency of between 2-19% and typically presents a few weeks after transplant.