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Covid-19 and Kidney Transplantation


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




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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