Comparison of Detecting Methods of BK Virus Infection in Patients with Renal Allograft Recipients

Abstract

Background : BK virus nephropathy (BKVN) is an emerging problem as a consequence of the use of potent immunosuppressive agents. Because optimal detection methods for the diagnosis of BKVN are required clinically, we compared the results of renal allograft biopsy, urine cytology, and urine and blood viral loads. Methods : Four hundred sixty two case notes… (More)

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@inproceedings{LeeYoun2010ComparisonOD, title={Comparison of Detecting Methods of BK Virus Infection in Patients with Renal Allograft Recipients}, author={Sung Hak Lee∙Youn and Jun Seok Park and Chul Woo Yang∙Yong and Soo Hong Kim and In Sung Moon∙Chang and Suk Yun Kang and Yeong Jin Choi}, year={2010} }