OKT3 therapy in addition to tacrolimus is associated with improved long-term function in patients with steroid refractory renal allograft rejection.

BACKGROUND/AIMS The aim of this study was to evaluate long-term allograft salvage rates of patients with steroid refractory allograft rejection after kidney transplantation and to identify factors indicating a successful outcome. PATIENTS AND METHODS Fifty patients with continuing rejection after high-dose steroids were included in the study. Baseline… CONTINUE READING