Skin cancer and (pre)malignancies of the female genital tract in renal transplant recipients.

@article{Meeuwis2010SkinCA,
  title={Skin cancer and (pre)malignancies of the female genital tract in renal transplant recipients.},
  author={Kim Meeuwis and Michelle M. van Rossum and Peter Cornelius Maria van de Kerkhof and Andries J. Hoitsma and Leon F A G Massuger and Joanne A de Hullu},
  journal={Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={191-9}
}
SUMMARY Immunosuppressive therapy in renal transplant recipients (RTRs) is associated with an increased risk for the development of (pre)malignancies involving the skin and the female lower genital tract. We assessed whether yearly cervical screening was performed and evaluated the development of skin cancer and gynaecological (pre)malignancies in RTRs. Female RTRs (n = 224), transplanted between 1991 and 1995, were analysed retrospectively. Sociodemographic patient characteristics, frequency… CONTINUE READING

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