Sara Jiménez-Álvaro

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INTRODUCTION The risk of malignancies in renal transplant recipients is considerably greater than in the general population. The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effects on the appearance of malignancies of 3 immunosuppressive periods: azathioprine (AZA), cyclosporine (CsA), and tacrolimus (TAC). PATIENTS AND METHODS This study included(More)
Vascular complications after kidney biopsy include hematomas, arteriovenous fistulas, and pseudoaneurysms. Ultrasonography is a useful tool for the diagnosis of these complications, and color Doppler scan is effective at distinguishing among them. We describe a transplant patient who underwent percutaneous kidney biopsy in whom echography performed after(More)
Aortobifemoral bypass (ABFB) thrombosis is not uncommon, and when the artery of a renal graft is implanted on a bypass the risk of graft loss is high. We report the case of a 48-year-old woman with a previous history of ABFB under antiplatelet therapy and a kidney allograft implanted on the vascular prosthesis, who presented with acute limb ischemia and(More)
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