Hepatic dysfunction in kidney transplant recipients: prevalence and impact on graft and patient survival

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Liver disease has emerged as an important cause of morbidity and mortality in renal transplant recipients. Liver insufficiency is the cause of death in up to 28% of long-term survivors after renal transplantation. The aim of this work was to evaluate the prevalence and causes of hepatic dysfunction in renal transplant recipients in Egypt, and its impact on… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10157-007-0490-7

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@article{Gheith2007HepaticDI, title={Hepatic dysfunction in kidney transplant recipients: prevalence and impact on graft and patient survival}, author={Osama Ashry Ahmed Gheith and Mohamed Ahdy A A Saad and Ahmed A. Hassan and Salem A-Eldeeb and Amgad E-El Agroudy and Hussein Attia Sheashaa and Mohamed A. Ghoneim}, journal={Clinical and Experimental Nephrology}, year={2007}, volume={11}, pages={309-315} }