Conversion from calcineurin inhibitors to mycophenolate mofetil in liver transplant recipients with diabetes mellitus.

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Diabetes mellitus, a frequent metabolic complication in liver transplant recipients, may be produced by the diabetogenic effect of calcineurin inhibitors cyclosporine and tacrolimus. The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and metabolic effects of a gradual switch from cyclosporine or tacrolimus to mycophenolate mofetil among 12 diabetic liver… (More)

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@article{Herrero2003ConversionFC, title={Conversion from calcineurin inhibitors to mycophenolate mofetil in liver transplant recipients with diabetes mellitus.}, author={Jose Herrero and J. Quiroga and Bruno Sangro and F. Pardo and Fernando Rotellar and Javier A. Cienfuegos and Juliana Prieto}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2003}, volume={35 5}, pages={1877-9} }