Kidney function after solitary pancreas transplantation.

@article{Odorico2008KidneyFA,
  title={Kidney function after solitary pancreas transplantation.},
  author={Jon S Odorico and Barbara J Voss and Alenjandro Munoz del Rio and Glen Leverson and Yolanda Tai Becker and John D. Pirsch and Robert M Hoffman and Hans W Sollinger},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2008},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={
          513-5
        }
}
Preserving kidney function in patients after solitary pancreas transplantation (SPTx) is an important consideration, yet various factors may negatively impact long-term function of the native kidneys or kidney allograft. To determine changes in kidney function over time in a series of patients receiving SPTx, we conducted a retrospective analysis and tracked changes in serum creatinine (SCr) and calculated glomerular filtration rate (GFR) from baseline to 6 months, 1 year, or 3 years after SPTx… CONTINUE READING
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