Journal of Nephrology & Therapeutics

ISSN: 2161-0959

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Renal Cell Carcinoma in Kindey Allografts: Case Report Series and Review of the Literature


Sayed Husain *,Felix Perez ,Rada Gerbi ,Mariella Goggins ,Anita Patel ,Venkat KK

The overall incidence of malignancy after renal transplantation is three to five times higher than in general population. As a result malignancy is the third most common cause of death in renal recipients. Three cases are given below of de novo renal allograft tumor occurring after transplantation. Case 1 is about a 57-year old female patient who underwent kidney transplant (LRKT) with zero haplotype match from her cousin and the case 2 discuss about a 45-year old female who developed ESRD secondary to chronic glomerulonephritis v/s hypertensive sclerosis. Last case report discusses about 46-year old Caucasian male with a history of Ig A and Granulomatosis with polyangiitis received LRKT from his brother.


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