BASIC PRINCIPLES OF KIDNEY TRANSPLANT ULTRASOUND STUDY
The lecture reflects the kidney transplantation evolution in the Republic of Belarus, provides anatomical information as well as a list of indications, contraindications, and possible technical options for kidney transplantation. The requirements for ultrasound examination and the protocol of ultrasound examination of kidney transplant are described in detail. Specific features of the renal transplant evaluation in the greyscale regime and using Doppler methods are highlighted. The characteristics of the normal blood flow along the vessels of the kidney transplant as well as the list and the terms of the main complications development after kidney transplantation are presented.