Gadolinium is not the only trigger for nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: insights from two cases and review of the recent literature.

@article{Wahba2007GadoliniumIN,
  title={Gadolinium is not the only trigger for nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: insights from two cases and review of the recent literature.},
  author={Ihab M. Wahba and Ellen L Simpson and Kirstie White},
  journal={American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons},
  year={2007},
  volume={7 10},
  pages={2425-32}
}
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) is an emerging fibrosing disease with serious consequences in patients with acute and chronic kidney disease including solid organ and renal transplant recipients. It has recently been linked to gadolinium exposure. Almost all recently reported cases of NSF were found to be preceded by gadolinium administration, which led the FDA to issue a warning against the use of gadolinium in patients with moderate-to-severe reduction in the glomerular filtration rate… CONTINUE READING

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