Aortic Valve Stenosis in a Dialysis Patient Waitlisted for Kidney Transplantation.

Management of dialysis patients with valvular heart disease waitlisted for kidney transplantation is challenging. Development of severe aortic valve stenosis can lead to the exclusion from the transplant program or even death while on the waiting list. In dialysis patients, surgical aortic valve replacement is associated with a high perioperative risk with… CONTINUE READING