Universal prophylaxis with gancyclovir preparation is not necessary in our kidney allograft recipients.

@article{TayebiKhosroshahi2011UniversalPW,
  title={Universal prophylaxis with gancyclovir preparation is not necessary in our kidney allograft recipients.},
  author={Hamid Tayebi-Khosroshahi and Nima Makhdami and Hossein Karimi Heris and Afshin Habibzadeh and Ali Zadimani and N Badrogli},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2011},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={547-50}
}
BACKGROUND Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is a common cause of morbidity, graft loss, and mortality among kidney recipients due to its direct and indirect influences on organs and systems. In this study, we evaluated CMV infection in transplant recipients in Iran. MATERIALS AND METHODS We performed a retrospective study of 104 renal allograft recipients… CONTINUE READING