Long-term outcomes of patients with light chain amyloidosis (AL) after renal transplantation with or without stem cell transplantation.

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BACKGROUND Recent advances in the treatment of immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis (AL) have dramatically improved survival. Kidney transplantation (KTx) has become more common but the long-term outcomes remain unknown and it is the objective of this study. METHODS Nineteen patients with AL underwent living (n = 18) or deceased (n = 1) KTx at our… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ndt/gfr067

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@article{Herrmann2011LongtermOO, title={Long-term outcomes of patients with light chain amyloidosis (AL) after renal transplantation with or without stem cell transplantation.}, author={Sandra M S Herrmann and Morie A Gertz and Mark D. Stegall and Angela Dispenzieri and Fernando C Cosio and S. Satheesh Kumar and Martha Q. Lacy and Patrick G. Dean and Mikel Prieto and Steven R. Zeldenrust and Francis K Buadi and Stephen Russell and Scott L. Nyberg and Suzanne R. Hayman and David Dingli and Fernando C Fervenza and Nelson Leung}, journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association}, year={2011}, volume={26 6}, pages={2032-6} }