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Hyperhomocyst(e)inemaisaa Risk Factor after Renal Transplantation

Didier Ducloux, Gerard Motte, Ziad A. Massy

Ann Transplant 2001; 6(4): 40-42

ID: 497820

Published: 2001-12-19

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the leading cause of mortality in renal transplant recipients. Authors review accepted CVD risk factors.The role of additional factors like increased homocysteine level is discussed.

Keywords: atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease, chronic allograft rejection, cyclosporine. folic acid, homocysteine, renal transplantation