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Risk Factors and Treatment Options for Persistent Hyperparathyroidism After Kidney Transplantation
Background. Kidney transplantation (KT) corrects secondary hyperparathyroidism. However, persistent hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) may be observed in some patients post-KT. This study aims to evaluate the risk factors and ...
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in Kidney and Liver Transplant Patients: A Single-Center Experience
Objectives: The novel 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) was first described in December 2019 in Wuhan, China and subsequently announced as a pandemic on March 12, 2020. In several studies, solid-organ transplant recipients were ...
Thyroid cancer incidence and clinicopathological differences in patients with end-stage renal failure
Aim: In the present study we aimed to determine the prevalence of thyroid cancer and the clinicopathological properties of papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) in a patient population undergoing dialysis for end-stage renal ...
Outcomes of Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Liver Transplant
Objectives: Liver transplant is one of the few effective treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma. Our aim in this study was to evaluate the risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after liver transplant. Materials ...
Diaphragmatic Hernia After Pediatric Liver Transplant
Diaphragmatic hernia is an unusual complication after pediatric liver transplant. Nearly half of bowel obstruction cases, which require surgical intervention in liver transplant patients, are caused by diaphragmatic hernia. ...
Surgical Complications After Kidney Transplantation
Since the first successful organ transplant conducted between twins in 1954, kidney transplant has evolved considerably over the past 50 years. Kidney transplant plays an important role in the treatment of end-stage kidney ...