Absence of association between cytomegalovirus infection and obliterative transplant arteriopathy in renal allograft rejection.

@article{Nadasdy1994AbsenceOA,
  title={Absence of association between cytomegalovirus infection and obliterative transplant arteriopathy in renal allograft rejection.},
  author={Tibor Nadasdy and Julia Smith and Zoltan Laszik and Joseph L Waner and Lewis D. Johnson and Fred G. Silva},
  journal={Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc},
  year={1994},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={289-94}
}
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) was recently identified, using in situ hybridization, in the coronary arteries of patients with cardiac transplant rejection, suggesting a role of CMV in the development of obliterative transplant arteriopathy in cardiac allografts. We sought to verify this observation by examining arteries in kidney transplants with intimal thickening… CONTINUE READING