Hemolytic uremic syndrome after multivisceral transplantation treated with intravenous immunoglobulin

Dehasish Banerjee, Warren Kupin, David Roth

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Abstract

Post transplant hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) secondary to immunosuppressive regimen is becoming more common with increasing numbers of organ transplantation. We describe a case of refractory HUS secondary to immunosuppression post multivisceral transplantation, successfully managed with plasmapheresis and intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)733-735
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Nephrology
Volume16
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 2003

Keywords

  • Hemolytic uremic syndrome
  • Intravenous immunoglobulin
  • Multivisceral transplantation
  • Plasmapheresis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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