Evolution of hepatitis B management in kidney transplantation.

@article{Yap2014EvolutionOH,
  title={Evolution of hepatitis B management in kidney transplantation.},
  author={Desmond Yat Hin Yap and Tak Mao Chan},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={468-74}
}
Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection adversely influences the clinical outcomes of renal transplant recipients owing to increased hepatic complications. Management of HBV infection in kidney transplant recipients presents a challenge to clinicians, especially in endemic regions. Interferon precipitates renal allograft dysfunction. Treatment with… CONTINUE READING