Evaluation of the Living Kidney Donor Candidate
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  • 1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • | 2 Division of Nephrology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • | 3 Center for Abdominal Transplantation, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
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