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Renal transplant related complications

The recipients of renal transplants are susceptible to a number of complications. Incidence of each is variable and partially subject to specific surgical transplantation techniques and management patterns 3


Renal transplant complications

These can be broadly categorized as perirenal, renal parenchymal, renal collecting system, and/or renal vascular complications 1,2:

Extra-renal transplant complications

Treatment and prognosis

The 1-year survival rate of deceased renal allografts were over 93% in 2014 5.

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rID: 991
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Renal transplant complications
  • Complications with renal transplants
  • Complications related to renal transplant
  • Complications related to renal transplantation

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: post transplant AVN
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  • Case 2: lymphocoele
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  • Case 3: AVF
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  • Case 4: hematoma
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  • Case 5: transplant renal artery stenosis
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