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Analysis of genetic and clinical risk factors of post-transplant thrombocytopenia in kidney allograft recipients.

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Summary of "Analysis of genetic and clinical risk factors of post-transplant thrombocytopenia in kidney allograft recipients."

Hematological abnormalities after transplantation are complications that may arise after renal transplantation, of which thrombocytopenia is associated with increased risk of bleeding and other complications. The development of thrombocytopenia is affected by various clinical conditions, and the stromal-derived factor 1 (SDF1) and platelet factor 4 (PF4) genes are known to be involved in the production or destruction of platelets. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of posttransplant thrombocytopenia and its association with other clinical conditions and genetic polymorphisms of SDF1 and PF4 genes a long time after transplantation.

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Name: Transplant immunology
ISSN: 1878-5492
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