Gastrointestinal complications in renal transplant recipients.

  title={Gastrointestinal complications in renal transplant recipients.},
  author={Claudio Ponticelli and Patrizia Passerini},
  journal={Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation},
  volume={18 6},
Gastrointestinal complications are frequent in renal transplant recipients and can include oral lesions, esophagitis, peptic ulcer, diarrhea, colon disorders and malignancy. Oral lesions may be caused by drugs such as cyclosporine and sirolimus, by virus or fungal infections. Leukoplakia may develop in patients with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection. The… CONTINUE READING