Uncommon side effect of MMF in renal transplant
This patient had undergone renal transplants
twice in the past.
While many post-operative issues for the pediatric renal transplant
patient are similar to those of adults (such as dealing with rejection and immunosuppression issues), pediatric patients have different issues than adults.
Surgical practices of general surgery-trained renal transplant
It was demonstrated in the NTPR registry that, out of 133 female renal transplant
recipients, 20 who lost graft within 5 years had higher serum creatinine before pregnancy (1.6 mg/dL versus 1.1 mg/dL), higher serum creatinine after pregnancy (2.2 mg/dL versus 1.3 mg/dL), and higher incidence of rejection during or within 3 months after pregnancy (45% versus 4.6%).
Studies have tried to identify a number of psychosocial and demographic variables that influence patient compliance behaviours after renal transplant
. Interventional strategies to obviate non-compliance will need to consider these heterogeneous variables in order to maximize longevity of renal allograft survival.
Key words: Fungal infection, renal transplant
, candidiasis, dermatophytoses.
She had renal transplant
9 yr ago for end-stage renal disease of unknown etiology.
Although data about the natural course of HBV infection in renal transplant
recipients are scarce, evidence indicates that viral replication is accelerated by immunosuppression and that HBV-related liver disease is more aggressive in renal transplant
Pakistan remains the preferred destination for renal transplant
amongst Omanis, a study conducted by The Royal Hospital has found.