High ficolin-3 level at the time of transplantation is an independent risk factor for graft loss in kidney transplant recipients.

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BACKGROUND Recent studies have shown that activation of the complement system may be associated with long-term graft function. The aim of this retrospective study was to assess the impact of the pattern recognition molecules of the lectin pathway on long-term graft survival after kidney transplantation. METHODS Patients transplanted in 2000 to 2001 were… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000422

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