Post-Transplant Malignancy after Pediatric Kidney Transplantation: Retrospective Analysis of Incidence and Risk Factors in 884 Patients Receiving Transplants Between 1963 and 2015 at the University of Minnesota.

@article{Serrano2017PostTransplantMA,
  title={Post-Transplant Malignancy after Pediatric Kidney Transplantation: Retrospective Analysis of Incidence and Risk Factors in 884 Patients Receiving Transplants Between 1963 and 2015 at the University of Minnesota.},
  author={Oscar K Serrano and Ananta S Bangdiwala and David M. Vock and Srinath Chinnakotla and Ty B Dunn and Erik B Finger and Raja Kandaswamy and Timothy L. Pruett and J. Najarian and Arthur J. Matas and Blanche M. Chavers},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Surgeons},
  year={2017},
  volume={225 2},
  pages={181-193}
}
BACKGROUND Post-transplant malignancy (PTM) remains a concern among pediatric kidney transplant (PKT) recipients. STUDY DESIGN Between 1963 and 2015, 884 pediatric (age 0 to 17 years old) patients received 1,055 PKTs at our institution. Cox proportional hazards models were constructed to identify risk factors for PTM after PKT with time-to-first-PTM as a… CONTINUE READING