Kidney Transplant Recipients with Functioning Grafts for More than 15 Years

Celtik A., Alpay N., Celik A., Sezer T. O., Turkmen A., Camsari T., ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.45, no.3, pp.904-907, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background. Renal transplantation is the best renal replacement therapy because it significantly improves patient survival. The developments in transplantation and increasing number of patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) have unmasked long-term complications secondary to immunosuppressive drugs and chronic renal failure.