Malignancy in Kidney Transplant Patients

  • V. Třeška
  • J. Valenta
  • E. Veselá
Part of the Transplantation and Clinical Immunology book series (TRAC, volume 27)

Abstract

Out of 241 kidney transplant patients in four patients (1.6%) five de novo malignancies (2.0%) developed (lymphoma, thyreoid cancer, basalioma, renal pelvis cancer and laryngeal cancer). Three patients (1.2%) were transplanted with a history of previous malignancy (Wilms’ tumor, seminoma and Grawitz’s tumor).

Keywords

Public Health Mortality Rate Czech Republic Renal Transplantation Kidney Transplant 
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Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Třeška
    • 1
  • J. Valenta
    • 1
  • E. Veselá
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity HospitalPilsenCzech Republic

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