[Recurrent kidney disease and its prevention after renal transplantation. Review of the literature].

Recurrence of the initial renal disease after kidney transplantation is a major cause of graft dysfunction and failure. Glomerulopathies are reported to account for 80% of such cases, but this figure should be interpreted with care, as extensive investigations (immunofluorescence or electron microscopy studies of the explanted kidney) are needed to prove… (More)