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Title: Case report: fatal pulmonary Kaposi's sarcoma and Castleman's disease in a renal transplant recipient.
Authors: Mandel, C;Silberstein, M;Hennessy, O F
Affiliation: Department of Radiology, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia.
Issue Date: 1-Mar-1993
Citation: The British Journal of Radiology; 66(783): 264-5
Abstract: Two unusual complications of immunosuppression, Castleman's disease and Kaposi's sarcoma, occurring in a renal transplant recipient, are reported. Kaposi's sarcoma is a potentially curable condition in immunosuppressed patients if recognized and treated appropriately. In this patient, the pulmonary Kaposi's sarcoma was not diagnosed and this lead to the patient's death.
Internal ID Number: 8472121
DOI: 10.1259/0007-1285-66-783-264
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Giant Lymph Node Hyperplasia.etiology
Immunosuppression.adverse effects
Kidney Transplantation
Lung Neoplasms.etiology
Middle Aged
Sarcoma, Kaposi.etiology
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