Transplanted

Released on 04/04/2015

Key Learning Points

  • Acute Cellular Rejection
  • Acute Humoral Rejection
  • Dialysis-associated Pericarditis
  • Evaluating Patients Awaiting Kidney Transplantation
  • Ewart Sign
  • Indications for a Kidney Allograft Biopsy
  • Lymphocele
  • Maintenance Immunosuppression following Renal Transplantation
  • Management of a Peri-transplant Lymphocele
  • Perirenal Fluid Collections following Kidney Transplantation
  • Recombinant Human Erythropoietin
  • Renal Transplant Rejection

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