Renal artery stenosis with erythrocytosis after renal transplantation.


We present here results of studies on four patients (three men, one woman) who had had cadaver renal transplants and in whom renal artery stenosis and hypertension developed. Erythropoietin-dependent erythrocytosis developed in association with these changes in the three men. All patients had stable renal function and the hypertension was well controlled… (More)