Is severe atherosclerosis in the aortoiliac region a contraindication for kidney transplantation?

@article{Galazka2011IsSA,
  title={Is severe atherosclerosis in the aortoiliac region a contraindication for kidney transplantation?},
  author={Zbigniew Galazka and Tadeusz Grochowiecki and Tomasz Jakimowicz and Michał Kowalczewski and Jacek Szmidt},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2011},
  volume={43 8},
  pages={2908-10}
}
BACKGROUND Atherosclerosis is common in end-stage renal disease patients on dialysis. However, it has previously been considered to be a relative contraindication to kidney transplantation. Currently, patients with extended indications are accepted onto the waiting list, including those with severe atherosclerosis. These patients require vascular procedures… CONTINUE READING