Conversion to a sirolimus-based regimen is associated with lower incidence of BK viremia in low-risk kidney transplant recipients.


BACKGROUND BK viral nephropathy is an increasingly recognized cause of early allograft loss in kidney transplantation. This study aimed to determine whether a sirolimus (Sir)-based calcineurin inhibitor-sparing regimen is associated with a lower incidence of BK viremia. METHODS This was a single-center retrospective study. Patients were either on… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/tid.12347

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