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 CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 388-391

Late post transplant HIV infection with BK viremia and allograft tuberculosis in a renal transplant recipient with Kaposi sarcoma


1 Department of Medicine and Tanker Foundation, Madras Medical Mission, Chennai, India
2 Department of Medicine and Tanker Foundation, Madras Medical Mission, Chennai; Department of Medicine, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry, India

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G Abraham
Madras Medical Mission, 9/2, 15th Avenue Road, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai - 600 031, Tamil Nadu
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In this report, we discuss a case of a 51-year-old African renal transplant who presented with metastatic Kaposi sarcoma 1 year after transplant. The Kaposi sarcoma was treated with a switch of immunosuppressants and chemotherapy. Six years after transplant, he presented with chronic allograft nephropathy, allograft tuberculosis, BK viremia, and was diagnosed to have contracted HIV infection.






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