Post-Transplant Diabetes Mellitus After Kidney Transplant in Hispanics and Caucasians Treated with Tacrolimus-Based Immunosuppression.

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BACKGROUND Development of post-transplant diabetes mellitus after kidney transplant (PTDM) significantly increases kidney graft loss and mortality. Several risk factors for PTDM have been reported, including Hispanic ethnicity and the use of calcineurin inhibitors and corticosteroids. The incidence and impact of PTDM in the Hispanic kidney transplant… (More)

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@article{Baron2017PostTransplantDM, title={Post-Transplant Diabetes Mellitus After Kidney Transplant in Hispanics and Caucasians Treated with Tacrolimus-Based Immunosuppression.}, author={Pedro W. Baron and Sergio Infante and Regina Peters and Jerusalem Tilahun and Jill Weissman and Lauren Delgado and Arputharaj Higgins Kore and W Lawrence Beeson and Michael E. de Vera}, journal={Annals of transplantation}, year={2017}, volume={22}, pages={309-314} }