Risk of renal allograft loss from recurrent glomerulonephritis.


BACKGROUND Recurrent glomerulonephritis is a known cause of renal allograft loss; however, the incidence of this complication is poorly defined. We determined the incidence, timing, and relative importance of allograft loss due to the recurrence of glomerulonephritis. METHODS A total of 1505 patients with biopsy-proved glomerulonephritis received a… (More)