Does the endothelial function change in renal transplant patients with longer duration of exposure and with higher cumulative doses of cyclosporine?


MERCANOGLU F., OFLAZ H., TURKMEN A., KOCAMAN O. H., BUNYAK B., UMMAN S., ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.36, no.5, pp.1361-1366, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Objective. Administration of cyclosporine (CsA) is one potential cause of endothelial dysfunction in renal transplant patients. We sought to investigate endothelial functional changes with respect to the cumulative dose and duration of exposure to CsA.