Covid-19 and Kidney Transplantation

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Covid-19 and Kidney Transplantation

Description

Kidney-transplant recipients appear to be at particularly high risk for critical Covid-19 illness due to chronic immunosuppression and coexisting conditions.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-04-24

Citation

Akalin, Enver, Yorg Azzi, Rachel Bartash, Harish Seethamraju, Michael Parides, Vagish Hemmige, Michael Ross, Stefanie Forest, Yitz D. Goldstein, Maria Ajaimy, Luz Liriano-Ward, Cindy Pynadath, Pablo Loarte-Campos, Purna B. Nandigam, Jay Graham, Marie Le, Juan Rocca, and Milan Kinkhabwala. 2020. "Covid-19 and Kidney Transplantation." New England Journal of Medicine.

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