Metabolic problems in recipients of liver transplants.

Abstract

We analyzed the metabolic problems in recipients of liver transplants. Immunosuppression consisted of cyclosporine, steroids and azathioprine. With a mean follow up of 3.5 yr, 37% of 71 recipients were rendered permanently diabetic and hyperlipidemic. Recipients who developed posttransplant diabetes had higher cholesterol levels and proteinuria, but… (More)

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