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OBJECTIVES Solid-organ transplant recipients have a high risk of developing nonmelanoma skin cancers. This study sought to determine the incidence of skin cancer and identify possible risk factors for skin cancer in kidney transplant recipients. MATERIALS AND METHODS Nonmelanoma skin cancer was diagnosed and confirmed with histology in 33 of 1275 kidney(More)
OBJECTIVES Chronic hepatitis infection among kidney transplant recipients is not infrequent, with those with hepatitis C virus infection having worse survival. Here, we evaluated liver biopsy changes and its effects on prognosis in kidney transplant recipients. MATERIALS AND METHODS Patients with liver biopsies were selected from 1275 kidney transplant(More)
OBJECTIVES We evaluated posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder after solid-organ transplant. MATERIALS AND METHODS All 2224 solid-organ transplant recipients who underwent transplant between 1985 and 2013 were included. Clinicopathological findings were examined, and all patients with posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder were reclassified to(More)
The risk of active tuberculosis is high in solid-organ recipients. We evaluated the clinical presentation of tuberculosis. Pulmonary locations were the most frequent, and extrapulmonary locations were rarely seen. Among extrapulmonary sites, intracranial tuberculosis is rare, with a few case reports reported in the literature. We report a case of(More)
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