Topics

The detection of BKPyV genotypes II and IV after renal transplantation as a simple tool for risk assessment for PyVAN and transplant outcome already at early stages of BKPyV reactivation.

07:00 EST 10th February 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "The detection of BKPyV genotypes II and IV after renal transplantation as a simple tool for risk assessment for PyVAN and transplant outcome already at early stages of BKPyV reactivation."

After reactivation the BK-polyomavirus (BKPyV) associated nephropathy (PyVAN) is observed in 1-10% of renal transplant recipients, of which up to 80% undergo graft failure. BKPyV reactivation after renal transplantation was associated with donor-derived serotypes against which the recipient has no immunological protection. However, PyVAN risk assessment seroactivity testing is a time-consuming and cost intensive process.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology
ISSN: 1873-5967
Pages: 14-19

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [17231 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Long-Term Outcomes of Renal Function After Adult Intestinal Transplantation at a Single Small-Volume Center: 2 Cases of Renal Transplantation.

Renal dysfunction more frequently occurs after intestinal transplantation (ITx) than after heart, lung, or liver transplantation. We provide a clinical analysis of renal function after adult ITx.

Publication trends in pediatric renal transplantation: Bibliometric analysis of literature from 1950 to 2017.

Pediatric renal transplantation has been heavily published since the 1950s. Herein, we describe the bibliometrics and impact of the 200 most-cited pediatric renal transplantation manuscripts.

Ex-vivo donor partial nephrectomy at the time of donor-directed renal transplantation.

The outcome of nephron-sparing surgical management of small renal masses is generally favorable, specifically in terms of long term renal function, overall survival, and oncologic outcomes. Given the ...

APOL1 high risk genotypes and renal transplantation.

The discovery of apolipoprotein L1 (APOL1) gene variants and its association with kidney disease in African-Americans represents a significant breakthrough in understanding the genetic basis of ancest...

Trichodysplasia spinulosa mimicking lichen nitidus in a renal transplant patient.

Trichodysplasia spinulosa (TS) is a rare cutaneous condition associated with the TSPyV and characterized by skin-colored, folliculocentric papules with keratin spicule formation. TS is seen almost exc...

Clinical Trials [11384 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Cranoc Lipid Study in Renal Transplantation

Cardiovascular disease after renal transplantation is an important problem. Patients after renal transplantation with low LDL-Levels (

Metabolic Pattern of Cyclosporine A and Acute Renal Failure

Following heart transplantation many patients develop acute renal failure in the early posttransplant phase and some are in need of renal replacement therapy for shorter or longer time. Th...

Detection of Renal Malignancy of Complicated Renal Cysts

The aim of this study was to show additional diagnostic criteria of computed tomography (CT) scan to diagnose and predict the detection and recurrence of cystic renal cell carcinoma in the...

Evaluation of a New Regional Organization to Promote Access to Renal Transplantation

Patients with terminal chronic kidney disease (CRD) need renal function supplementation, namely dialysis or renal transplantation. Transplantation is the most efficient and cost-effective ...

IL2 Imaging in Renal Transplantation

After renal transplantation 5 to 10% of patients experience allograft rejection. Rapid and accurate diagnosis is vital for implementation of additional immunosuppressive therapy. Currently...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

General dysfunction of an organ occurring immediately following its transplantation. The term most frequently refers to renal dysfunction following KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION.

A diuretic and renal diagnostic aid related to sorbitol. It has little significant energy value as it is largely eliminated from the body before any metabolism can take place. It can be used to treat oliguria associated with kidney failure or other manifestations of inadequate renal function and has been used for determination of glomerular filtration rate. Mannitol is also commonly used as a research tool in cell biological studies, usually to control osmolarity.

An organism whose body contains cell populations of different genotypes as a result of the TRANSPLANTATION of donor cells after sufficient ionizing radiation to destroy the mature recipient's cells which would otherwise reject the donor cells.

Preparative treatment of transplant recipient with various conditioning regimens including radiation, immune sera, chemotherapy, and/or immunosuppressive agents, prior to transplantation. Transplantation conditioning is very common before bone marrow transplantation.

Detection of or testing for certain ALLELES, mutations, genotypes, or karyotypes that are associated with genetic traits, heritable diseases, or with a predisposition to a disease, or that may lead to the disease in descendants. It includes prenatal genetic testing.

Quick Search


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Nephrology - kidney function
Nephrology is a specialty of medicine and pediatrics that concerns itself with the study of normal kidney function, kidney problems, the treatment of kidney problems and renal replacement therapy (dialysis and kidney transplantation). Systemic conditions...

Transplantation
Organ transplantation is the moving of an organ from one body to another or from a donor site to another location on the patient's own body, for the purpose of replacing the recipient's damaged or absent organ. The emerging field of regenerative ...


Searches Linking to this Article