Fever in dialysis patients with recently rejected renal allografts


Sever M., Turkmen A., Yildiz A., Ecder T., Orhan Y.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ARTIFICIAL ORGANS, vol.21, no.7, pp.403-407, 1998 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ARTIFICIAL ORGANS
  • Page Numbers: pp.403-407

Abstract

Introduction. Fever of unknown origin is a complex problem in dialysis patients with recently rejected renal allografts, due to the contribution of the newly withheld immunosuppressive agents to the immunosuppression of uremia, resulting in an atypical presentation of infections, a main cause of fever in these cases.