Acute-onset, steroid-sensitive, encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis in a renal transplant recipient.

Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis is a severe complication of peritoneal dialysis. Immunosuppressive drugs have been claimed to be helpful in the treatment of this disease, although the pathophysiological background is poorly understood. In this report, we present a patient with encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis after successful renal transplantation… CONTINUE READING